Submit to the authority of the Registrar application for change of name. If you want to get the name of stepmother or stepfather, the name of the spouse, with whom many years are married, or shortly after the divorce, to regain their premarital surname, the difficulties will not arise. In the statement, specify the reason for its decision and attach a document that confirms that the name was not chosen randomly. This document could be a marriage certificate if you change your surname to the surname of a spouse, or divorce if you left the name of former husband (wife). However, if you want to change the personal data because of their dissonant, incompatible or for some other reason, no documents except your birth certificate, is not necessary, just indicate the reason for the name change in a statement.
Pay the state duty and attach the proof of receipt to the statement. The decision to fulfill your request shall be made within two months. Although in practice the certificate on assignment of new names is usually issued before.
If the Registrar you are not allowed to exercise your constitutional rights for a change of name, you may appeal the decision in court. To do this get in the registry office, the document in writing the reason for failure.
Contact the passport office at the place of residence. Complete the application, attach 4 photos, receipt of payment of registration fee, certificate of marriage or of assigning new names and old passport. Within one month your passport with your new name will be ready.
Advice 2: How to change name and surname in the passport
Last name first name and surname entered into the passport of the citizen of the Russian Federation upon receipt of the document on the basis of the documents presented. The immediate change of name is in the organs recording acts of civil status at the place of residence or registration of birth.
You will need
- - birth certificate;
- - 4 photos 35x45;
- - reference from place of residence on family composition;
- - marriage certificate;
- - birth certificate of all children under 14 years;
- - statement of the established sample;
- - certificate from the registry office or a new birth certificate;
- - military ID;
- receipt about payment of state duty.
You made the passport in the changed name and surname, you should contact the Registrar's office to change personal data, to obtain a new birth certificate or a certificate issued by the Department of registration of acts of civil status that you changed your name, or the name.
To change the name in the passport you can also presenting a marriage certificate or divorce papers, after which you changed the name by taking your own worn until marriage. The name of this method cannot be changed, changes will be required documents from the Registrar's office.
In addition to the certificate or a new birth certificate with changed data present a statement on letterhead completed unified 1P in the presence of the immigration officer; old passport; military ID; certificate of residence on family composition; birth certificate of children if you have children under 18; 4 photos 3,5x4,5.
In ten days you will be issued a new passport with the changed data. In some regions, the passport issued before or after the deadline, it depends on the number of people who applied for change of passport, as well as from regional migration services performs all data.
If a passport change children from 14 to 16 years in connection with the change of first name or surname, then the replacement must be accompanied by a parent, guardian or legal representative of a minor.
After you have changed your details surname, first name or patronymic and year of birth and received the documents in the registry offices, you are obliged within 30 days to replace the ordinary passport of the citizen of the Russian Federation. For failure to obtain and replace the documents you will receive huge fines.
Is the advice useful?
The passport of the RF citizen get a at the age of 14, change in 25 years and 45 years. At 45 years old get a passport indefinitely, and it should be replaced only in case of loss, damage or change of personal data.
In case of change of name at his own request replacement of documents is made at your own expense. You also have to notify his debtors and creditors about the change of personal data.
Don't forget to change the passport, medical insurance policy, the policy of pension insurance, driver's license, insurance policy, certificate INN, and other documents which contain your old name.