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Other Documents for name changes on your passport

When making a name change to your passport, additional information will be needed as described below in the table:

Reason for change Required Information

Changes to your surname (married and civil partnership)

  • Marriage certificate or Civil partnership certificate

Changes to your first name

  • Enrolled deed poll certificate

Change when reverting back to you maiden name

  • Birth certificate
  • Marriage certificate showing yours and former spouses full name
  • A signed statement informing you that you now use your maiden name for all purposes
  • A decree absolute showing both names

Changing your name due to spelling changes

  • Letter from the council or government department
  • Driving license
  • Bank statement

The above is a guide to the supporting documentation additional to the normal passport application requirements when applying for a name change.

We always instruct clients to scan in all their information to us before sending their application so that we can undertake a pre check reducing the risk of rejection and delays.In order to familiarise yourself with the exact requirements needed for your application or return back to the page you have just visited from, please select from below:

Check the application process for a change of details on your British Passport and order online


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*Disclaimer: We are a private company and this is a commercial website to apply for a passport applications. You will be charged a fee for using our services. You are also able to apply directly through the Her Majesty's Passport Office where you will not pay any additional service fees. Should you wish to apply directly with the embassy you may do so here