Name Change Forms

These are the name change forms that are available, free of charge, at the Family Law Self-Help Center.

You must have Adobe Reader (or above) to open and use the forms.  "Pdf fillable" forms can be saved to your computer and then you can type in them.  "Pdf" forms cannot be completed on your computer, but you can print and complete by hand.  

To jump down to a group of forms, click one of these links:

Miscellaneous Name Change Forms
Adult Name Change Forms
Child Name Change Forms

For information about how to fill out and file court forms, please read Basics of Court Forms and Filings

 

Miscellaneous Name Change Forms

Family Court Cover Sheet (pdf)

Family Court Cover Sheet (pdf fillable)

Uncontested Setting Slip (pdf fillable)

  

Adult Name Change Forms

Visit Adult Name Changes to learn about the legal process.

AUTOMATED FORMS INTERVIEW AVAILABLE!

There is an automated interview available that will complete your forms for you after answering some questions.  To use the automated interview, please click here and select the "NAME CHANGE: Adult Name Change" interview.   It is best to use Chrome or Firefox (Safari is not recommended and not supported). 

At the end of the interview you will have to save your forms and then file them with the family court.

Petition for Adult Name Change (pdf fillable)

Petition for Adult Name Change (pdf)

Notice of Petition for Adult Name Change (pdf fillable)

Notice of Petition for Adult Name Change (pdf)

Request for Summary Disposition & Declaration in Support (Adult Name Change) (pdf fillable)

Request for Summary Disposition & Declaration in Support (Adult Name Change) (pdf)

Order for Adult Name Change (pdf fillable)

Order for Adult Name Change (pdf)

 

Child Name Change Forms

Some of these forms are needed if both parents are agreeing to the name change, and some are needed only if one parent is requesting the name change.  Visit Child Name Changes to make sure you are using the correct forms depending on whether both parents are in agreement.

Petition for Child's Name Change (pdf fillable) 

Petition for Child's Name Change (pdf)

Notice of Petition for Child's Name Change (pdf fillable)

Notice of Petition for Child's Name Change (pdf)

Parent's Consent to Child's Name Change (pdf fillable)

Parent's Consent to Child's Name Change (pdf)

Child's Consent to Child's Name Change (pdf fillable)

Child's Consent to Child's Name Change (pdf)

Request for Summary Disposition & Declaration in Support (Child Name Change) (pdf fillable)

Request for Summary Disposition & Declaration in Support (Child Name Change) (pdf)

Proof of Service on the Other Parent (pdf fillable)

Proof of Service on the Other Parent (pdf)

Request for Publication - Minor Name Change (pdf)

Order for Child's Name Change (pdf fillable)

Order for Child's Name Change (pdf)