This page sets out the main topics that may affect you in respect to the Deed Poll application process, the execution (signing, dating, and witnessing) of your Deed Poll, obtaining Certified, Legalised, or duplicate copies of your Deed Poll, as well as frequently asked questions related to name changes and eligibility. The prospect of changing your name may seem daunting, but the UK Deed Poll Office makes it easy with our simple application process and comprehensive information guides. Please review the list of Deed Poll Information topics on the left-hand side of this page, and click on any of them to learn more! Additionally, you may explore the General Deed Poll Information FAQs on this page below, highlighting some of the inquiries we receive the most.
For information regarding Adult Deed Polls and how the name change procedure applies to your circumstances (Marriage, Same-Sex Marriage, Civil Partnership, Divorce, Separation, Middle Name Changes, Transgender Name Changes, and Widows), please navigate to our ADULT DEED POLLS page in the top menu. For information regarding Child Deed Polls, including Parental Responsibility, please visit our CHILD DEED POLLS page in the top menu. You may also review our AFTER OBTAINING A DEED POLL page for information on who to notify of your name change, including instructions to update your name on your passport and driving licence.
The UK Deed Poll Office is so pleased you have chosen us to help facilitate your name change. As a government-registered deed poll service provider who has issued thousands of deed polls, we proudly guarantee that our Deed Poll will be accepted at all government offices and private companies or you get your money back.