Various name change services available through ServiceOntario including adult * child * legal * formal * marriage *

Click here for information and links to forms for Changing Your Name See bottom of page for legal, formal and changes for children

Click here for ‘frequently asked questions’ related to name changes

Generally, if application forms are filled correctly, turn around time is about 6-8 weeks to receive ‘name change certificate’.

Use the ‘name change certificate’ at a Service Ontario Centre to change name on the following documents:
• driver licence
• health card
• Ontario Photo Card
• vehicle registration
• Ontario Outdoors Card

To find a Service Ontario Centre please click here.

Forms also available by sending request in writing to Office of Registrar General – see mailing address.