The Utah name change process:
- Get your Utah proof of name change document;
- Update the SSA;
- Visit the Utah DPS for your Utah driver’s license name change;
- You may update your Utah voter registration, passport office (if traveling); IRS & USPS if moving; and last,
- Update Utah banks, Utah utilities, and others here.
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Read about the Utah name change process:
1. Utah Legal Proof of Name Change Documents
Utah Marriage Certificate, Utah Divorce Certificates & Birth Certificates
Certified Copies of Birth Certificates in Utah
In Utah, the Department of Health, Office of Vital Records maintains copies of birth certificates and marriage certificates. You may request copies for $20.00 for Birth and $10 for each additional copy requested at the time.
Mail your request, along with the fee and a copy of your government issued ID **front and back, here:
Office of Vital Records and Statistics
Utah Department of Health
288 North 1460 West
P.O. Box 141012
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-1012
Utah Marriage Certificates
You can get a certified copy of your Utah marriage certificate through the county clerk where the marriage license was issued.
Divorce Decrees in Utah can be obtained by contacting the County Clerk in the county where it was granted.
3. Utah Driver’s License Name Change
Utah Driver’s License Name Change
Visit your local Utah DPS with a copy of your (1) certified Utah legal name change document; (2) your current driver’s license or ID card; (3) a completed application to request a new driver’s license or ID card; and (4) the filing fee of $25 (for a renewal) and $18 (for a Duplicate).
Note that you will get a RENEWAL of your driver’s license or ID card it is set to expire in LESS THAN six months. You will get a DUPLICATE if it is set to expire in MORE THAN six months.
*If you are moving, make sure to change your address with the Utah DPS when you do this too. You must do so within 10 days of your name change.
Utah Vehicle Title and Registration Name Change
You will also need to change your title and registration. To do so, you must visit the Utah Department of Motor Vehicles with the same documents and:
- your current title
- An application for Utah Title (Form TC-656); and
- The fee of $6.
If you have a lien-holder, they will need to send this documentation, so please gather the materials, then contact them for further instructions.
*If you are moving, make sure to change your address with the Utah DMV when there. You must do so within 10 days of your name change too! Also, there’s additional moving stuff below, including the IRS and USPS.
4. Utah Voter Registration Name Change, Passport Name Change and/or Address Changes
Utah Voter Registration Name Change
Get your Voter Registration name change information. You may be able to do it online!