Monday - Saturday9.00 - 17.00
OfficesUnit 248-8138, 128th St. Surrey, BC V3W 1R1

Home Name Change Application

“RCMP ACCREDITED, CERTIFIED AND SERVING CLIENTS SINCE 25 SEP 2012”

To be eligible for a legal change of name, the applicant MUST:

  • Be the person changing their own name, or a person making application to change their child’s name.
  • Be at least 19 years old.
  • Have resided in BC for at least three months prior to making application, OR be domiciled in BC for at least three months just prior to application.

Criminal Record Check

Person who wants to change his/her name is over 18 years of age and is required to be fingerprinted taken by an accredited fingerprinting official. The fingerprints are submitted to the RCMP Ottawa to update any existing criminal records after the change of name is registered. Your fingerprints copy, consent form and amount paid (including RCMP Fee paid) receipt will be handed over to the individual for attaching with your application to be mailed to Vital Statistics Agency in Victoria.

FEES

Digital fingerprinting – $55.00 plus $25.00 RCMP Fee

Application Fee – $30.00 plus notarization charges

Vital Statistics service fee –$137.00 per person


Method of Payment

We accept cash, debit cards and major credit cards.