Step 1. Choose
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Step 2. Follow
Personalised checklist with letters.
Step 3. Sign & Send
Sign and send your name change documents.
You can keep your maiden name at work, but legally change your name. We explain how.
You can change your name any any time after marriage, though most brides make the change within a month or two. Invsting in an Easy Name Change kit can save about half a day of your time.
Whilst it is common for married name change to take place within a few months of a wedding, there is no legal time frame required.
It's quite simple to change names after marriage. All you need is your marriage certificate and an Easy Name Change personalised kit.
Marriage certificates should be ordered locally. This document is essential for changing names. You can order your first marriage certificate, multiple copies or reorder at any time.
Married overseas? The name change process is much the same, however you may need special documents.
As a bride you have 4 choices for your new married name. The only official document needed is your wedding certificate.
You're stuck with a name you don’t want? Know what your options are to reclaim your former glory!
You can change names now, or wait until your passport is close to expiry. You can reclaim the name in your passport without being divorced.
You don't need to be divorced to revert to your maiden name. You can be known by your maiden name at any time. We explain how.
Keep your name up to date with your local electoral registration office via the annual canvass, or else contact your local office directly.
Prioritise your driving licence immediately after changing your name. Updated photo ID is required by some organisations as evidence of your new name.
Notify HMRC of your new name as soon as possible. Do it online or use our ready to send letters. Make this one of the first organisations you notify.
There's 2 parts to changing your name. First get your name change paperwork. Next, it's up to you to notify all the necessary organisations.
Return a form, send a letter or fax, visit a branch in person, go online and more. Companies have a range of name change processes. We explain what each company requires.
It's important the name in your passport is up to date. Full renewal fees are payable regardless of your situation. If changing names from marriage you have 2 options.
UK residents are able to change their name in the UK and Easy Name Change kits are suitable for notifying UK organisations. Always check with your consulate before changing names.
Regardless of your reason for changing names, you must notify HMRC of the change. Your national insurance number won't change, but your details will be updated.
Our 2 minute video steps you through the kit building process and shows what you can expect to receive.
We list the documents each UK organisation needs to sight in support of your name change, regardless of your reason for changing names.
Companies often ask for a certified copy where they don't want the responsibility of handling or returning your original. A certified copy has been checked against the original by a certain professional.
We save our customers around 6 hours of work. Over the past 4 years we have helped thousands of people change names all over the world.
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We need to hold your data in case you want your kit re-emailed, changed or any follow up customer service. We securely delete your personal information 3 months after you click 'finalize and send'. We will always hold basic information to identify you as a paying customer (name, email, transactional data).
Easy Name Change is quite possibly the world's best name change service. We operate in the USA, Canada, Australia, the UK and New Zealand and have been around since 2008.
We don't just provide government forms. In fact, we're the only service that helps you personalize all your forms (government or otherwise), plus provide ready to send forms, letters and information for hundreds more companies.
Each listed company has been contacted to have their name change procedure verified. No blank templates, no guess work and no rejected name change applications.
We have teams of research assistants constantly checking forms and procedures to ensure you receive the right information or paperwork every time. If you're not happy for any reason we'll provide a full refund.