How much does deed poll cost?
Everything you need to change names, only £20
- National Insurance
- TV License
- Passport & more!
- Utilities & more!
First, get your deed poll
Deed poll templates can be found free online. If you have the time to research and learn more about how it works you can manage it for free. If you want to save time and know you can reorder at any time, an online deed poll company may be more suitable, Expect to pay £15 to £50.
Fees for updating records
The main costs involved will be £72.50 for a replacement passport. There is no charge to change your driving license, provided you can surrender your current license. Most organisations don't charge fees unless you need certificates or diplomas replaced.
How to update your records
It's your responsibility to contact each and every organisation where you hold an account, membership or identification and notify them of your new name. Organisations all set their own policy on name change, so sometimes you can do it over the phone, other times you will be required to send a form, visit a branch in person or send a letter with your original deed. Researching name change procedures for all your organisations, then creating notification letters and faxes usually takes 5-6 hours.
Or get it done for you
We recommend anyone needing to change names in more than 6 places purchase a name change notification kit. Recieve comprehensive name change procedures for all your companies, plus any corresponding paperwork. Expect to save about 5 hours of waiting on hold and writing letters.
Click below to see which companies you need to change names with.