I legally changed my name. How do I change the name on my citizenship certificate or card?
To change the name on an application in progress
To change the name on your citizenship certificate
- apply to replace a citizenship certificate on paper
- send us documents showing you legally changed your name
To change the name on your citizenship card, you
- must apply for a citizenship certificate
- will receive an updated citizenship certificate if we approve your application because we’ve stopped issuing citizenship cards
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