Name Changes

Please see links below for information regarding name changes in Montgomery County. 

How to Change your Name

Como Cambiar Su Nombre

Name Change Petition Packet

Once you have completed the Name Change packet, return the Name Change Petition and Orders to the Prothonotary's Office along with other necessary documentation.


Eastern PA Trans Equity Project's Name Change Assistance page

Eastern PA Trans Equity Project's Name Change Petition packet

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