Deed Poll Legal Name Change
Answers to the most common legal name change questions
Wondering how to change names?
If you're not adding or removing your spouse's surname, you'll need a deed poll. Any UK citizen or resident can apply for a deed poll.
First, get your Deed Poll
A deed poll is a legal deed, or sworn statement, made by one party. It is usually taken under oath by a solicitor or legal professional. Easy name change do not sell deed polls, but there are a number of reputable online agencies. Expect to pay around £35.Deed polls can be executed in less than a week.
Then notify all the necessary companies
Once you have signed your deed poll, it is not legal to be known by your prior name. You must notify all the necessary companies and get your records updated. This includes your passport, driver's license, phone utilities and more.
How to get your records updated
Companies have a range of procedures; you may need to call in, send a letter or fax or return a form. It takes most of the day on hold to learn what should be sent where. Get the name change process for all your companies in one hit. We'll tell you where to send your original deed, a photocopy or updated photo ID. We'll also provide ready to send letters, faxes or company specific forms. If your name change can't be done in writing we'll tell you exactly what to do so you don't need to wait on hold. No guesswork, no risk.
- Choose Your Kit
- Printed & posted Receive all your paperwork by mail. Delivery up to 15 working days
- Matching envelopes All the envelopes you need (stamps not included)
- Sent by email
- Easy Name Change Guide Our name change guide steps you though the process and explains the law. You won't be left guessing about anything!
- Government forms Over 200 government agencies. We help you complete all the forms
- Company forms If any selected companies have a special form we provide it and help you complete it
- Ready to send letters Letters are created in your name and contain your name change info. All you need to do is sign, add any listed documents, and post!
- Ready to send faxes Faxes are created in your name and contain your name change info. All you need to do is sign, add any listed documents, and fax!
- Over 500 companies We've researched the name change procedure for over 500 American organizations. Find out exactly what you need to do with each company, and receive any corresponding name change paprerwork.
- Personalised checklist
- Money back guarantee Not happy for any reason? Expect a full refund within 60 days.
- Print & Post