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Most Popular   >Do I have to register my new name anywhere?

Do I have to register my new name anywhere?

The simple truth is that there is no place that you need to register your Deed Poll. 

The old tradition used to be to "enrol" your Deed Poll in the Enrolment Books of the Supreme Court of Judicature. 

This provides no benefit other than your Change of Name being noted in the London or Belfast Gazette and also to provide a note of your name Change. They also provide a copy for safekeeping.

Enrolling your Deed Poll has no increased legal affect and does not make your Deed Poll more likely to be accepted. It does however provide a Public note of your name change.

How much does it cost to Enrol a Deed Poll?

If you do feel the need to enrol your Deed Poll, which we advise against doing, purely for that it provides no clear benefits and costs you both time and money.

If you do want to Enrol your Deed Poll just use the following link - 

Enroll your Deed Poll

Is there not an Official Deed Poll Office that I need to register my Deed Poll at?

I can confirm that there is no place other than the supreme court at which you can register your Change of name Deed. If a company offers the option to register your Change of name deed they are simply not legitimate or are making false claims.

Do not be mistaken

Although do not be mistaken by one of the many Deed Poll companies out there that will provide you will a professionally drafted Deed Poll that is certified by themselves. Many of these companies provide an excellent service and take the pain our of Changing your name by Deed Poll.

These companies provide you with a Legal Deed Poll and duplicate copies ( At an additional expense ) that take the stress and pain out of changing your name.