The Idaho name change process:
- Get your Idaho proof of name change document;
- Update the SSA;
- Visit the Idaho DPS for your Idaho driver’s license name change;
- You may update your Idaho voter registration, passport office (if traveling); IRS & USPS if moving; and last,
- Update Idaho banks, Idaho utilities, and others here.
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Read about the Idaho name change process:
1. Idaho Legal Proof of Name Change Documents
Idaho Marriage Certificate, Idaho Divorce Certificates & Birth Certificates
Please contact the Idaho Department of Health to make certain these documents are CERTIFIED copies. We are not certain this process will work.
You may write to the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare to get a copy of your birth certificate, marriage certificate and divorce certificate.
The address is:
Vital Records Unit
Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0036
The fee is $16.00 for a computer generated copy or $21.00 for a photo static copy.
You should have an Idaho ID, driver’s license or some other form of identification.
If they do not have copies of items such as your Marriage Certificate or Divorce Decree, you should check with the County Recorder or Court Clerk’s Office of the county where your marriage license or divorce was issued.
3. Idaho Driver’s License Name Change
Idaho Driver’s License Name Change
In Idaho, to change your name on your driver’s license you must go in-person with (1) Idaho proof of legal name change, (2) your Idaho driver’s license of ID card, (3) payment for the duplicate license of $15/ID is between $10 to $20, depending on your age and other considerations. To be certain to have everything contact your local Idaho DMV to determine if there are additional items that you must bring before going.
Idaho Vehicle Title and Registration Name Change
The procedure varies by Idaho county, so be certain to contact your local Idaho DMV. In general, you will need your (1) Idaho legal proof of name change document, (2) old copy of your vehicle title and registration, and (3) the fee $14 for a title certificate and registration varies depending on vehicle types.
Idaho change of address
Make sure to update it on your Idaho driver’s license within 30 days of moving!
4. Idaho Voter Registration Name Change, Passport Name Change and/or Address Changes
Idaho Voter Registration Name Change
Complete this form and review the Idaho voter registration information and laws more carefully to update your name on your Idaho Voter Registration.