NAME CHANGE IN SASKATCHEWAN

Considering a Name Change – Trust RND Law Office for Comprehensive Legal Support

At RND Law Office, we understand that changing your name is an important and personal decision. Whether you’re seeking a legal name change for personal, professional, or other reasons, we are here to provide you with comprehensive services tailored to your needs. We provide guidance to ensure you meet all the legal requirements and support you through every step of the process.

Expert Legal Guidance

When it comes to changing your name, the process can seem daunting. That’s why we offer expert guidance to help you understand and fulfill all the necessary legal requirements. We will ensure that you have a clear understanding of the eligibility criteria, including age, residency, name validation, and criminal record check requirement. We can also provide assistance with changing the name of your child, children, or legal dependents, addressing any complexities that may arise.

Streamlined Application Process

In Saskatchewan, you can apply for a legal change of name if you are 18 years of age or older, are currently a resident of this province, and have lived in this province in the past 12 months. An Application for a change of name involves submitting a legal form, the required documentation, and processing fees to eHealth Saskatchewan. We will assist you with gathering all the necessary documents, carefully prepare and file the required forms, and ensure that your application meets all legal requirements. We strive to make the process as smooth and efficient as possible, saving you time and minimizing any potential complications.

For more information, individuals are invited to visit the eHealth Saskatchewan website:
www.ehealthsask.ca/residents/name-changes/Pages/Applying-for-a-Legal-Change-of-Name.aspx

Comprehensive Legal Assistance

We understand that changing your name may have a broader impact on various aspects of your life, such as updating other government-issued identification documents or changing your name on a citizenship certificate, passport and driver’s license. We provide comprehensive support to assist you with these related legal matters, ensuring a seamless transition. Please note that this service is separate from our legal change of name service and is not included. If you need assistance with updating your name on other identification documents, we are here to help.

Special Considerations for Non-Canadian Citizens

If you were not born in Canada, you may encounter additional requirements when applying for a legal change of name. For instance, you may need to provide documentation demonstrating the name you used when you entered Canada. We understand that obtaining these original landing documents can be challenging, especially for Convention Refugees or individuals without a birth certificate or other supporting documentation. In such cases, we can assist you in obtaining the necessary documents to satisfy the requirements of eHealth Saskatchewan. Our team will guide you through this process, ensuring that your application is complete and meets all relevant criteria.

Professional Representation

In some cases, legal proceedings such as court hearings or administrative review may be required during the change of name application process. If the need arises, we can provide professional representation, ensuring that your interests are well-protected. Our lawyer will advocate on your behalf and navigate any legal challenges that may arise, allowing you to focus on the transition to your new name.

Peace of Mind with Professional Assistance

Changing your name is a significant life event, and having a lawyer by your side provides peace of mind. We efficiently handle your legal change of name process, offering expert guidance, meticulous document preparation, professional representation if needed, and comprehensive assistance with related legal matters.

Schedule a Consultation Today

Take the first step towards a smooth and efficient legal change of name process. Contact us today to schedule your consultation and start on your journey to change your name.