Name and Gender Change
On September 1, 2018, new laws go into effect that impact the Name Change and Gender Change processes.
Anyone who plans to file after September 1, 2018 will need to follow the new process and use the new and updated forms.
On September 1, 2018:
- Name Change and Name Change to Conform to Gender Identity, for adults and minors: New information and forms will be posted here.
- Recognition of a Change of Gender with or without a Name Change, for adults and minors: New information and forms will be posted here.
Individuals who plan name and gender change can read more at http://www.courts.ca.gov/41005.htm