All the Name Change Forms, Letters & Information you need in just 15 minutes

Marriage Name Change
Marriage Name Change
  • How to change names after marriage

    There's no registration of your new name after marriage. Just start using it. You need to contact all your companies and request your account to be changed.

  • What Are My Married Name Options?

    As a bride you have 4 options for taking a new name. Any of these changes can be taken with only your marriage certificate as evidence of your new name.

  • Ordering Your Marriage Certificate

    Order your Marriage Certificate from the Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages in the state in which your wedding took place.

Divorce Name Change
Divorce Name Change
  • Divorce and Separation Name Change

    Changing your Name Due to Divorce or Separation? Regardless if you are changing your name from either divorce or separation, the process is very much the same

  • What are my Divorce Name Change Options?

    So you've just come through a divorce and the only thing he left you with is a name you don't want.   We're here to help you understand the legalities and process to ditch his name and reclaim your former glory!

Legal Name Change
Legal Name Change
  • How Do I Legally Change Names?

    Legal name change can only be done by Births, Deaths and Marriages. We can help you understand the process and get your accounts updated afterwards.

  • Name Change for Non-Citizens

    Australian permanent residents can legally change their name in Australia, however there are special considerations.

  • Changing a Child's Name

    Name change for children is quite common and can occur for a number of reasons: children may take a new surname as parents divorce or marry, spelling mistakes on birth certificates may be corrected or adopted children may take a new family name.

Name Change Information
Name Change Checklist
  • Passport Name Change

    It's free to update your passport provided you do so within 1 year of your wedding or divorce.

  • Medicare Name Change

    Medicare benefits can be paid to either husband or wife if both names are on the same Medicare card. Changing the name on your Medicare card should be done in person if you are putting both names, plus any children, on the same card.

  • Tips for Changing your Name after Marriage

    Overwhelmed with the looming job of changing names? The experts at Easy Name Change provide their top tips for a smoother transition.



Welcome to Easy Name Change Australia

If you're looking to change names we can help. No matter if you're married, divorced, want to revert to your maiden name or need a legal name change we'll provide the information on how to change names. We also provide all the paperwork and procedures necessary to notify organisations of your new name once changed. Need to change your driver's licence? Update your passport? You probably also need to change names on your utilities, phone, superannuation, insurance and loyalty clubs too.

How does it work?

Our system lets you select who you need to change names with and provides everything necessary, so there's no need to wait on hold or hunt for forms. In just a few minutes you can be selecting who you need to notify of your new name. Choose from hundreds of Australian companies. Where possible, we'll provide a ready to send letter or fax complete with that company's mailing address and all your name change information. In many cases you can just sign and send. If any companies have a special name change form we provide that too.