TRANSGENDER NAME CHANGE ADVICE
Transgender Name Change Advice
You will be able to change your name and title on all your official records such as your bank accounts, passport etc.
Applying for a Deed Poll to change your name and title is straightforward and you can do so by completing the Adult Application form on our website.
When completing the application form, you simply need to select your desired new title from the list of available options.
Please note changing your title does not affect your gender status. This is can only be changed with a Gender Recognition Certificate – please see: www.gov.uk/apply-gender-recognition-certificate.
The Gender Recognition Panel assess applications from transgender people for legal recognition of the gender in which they now live.
The panel was set up under the Gender Recognition Act 2004 and ensures that transgender people can enjoy the rights and responsibilities applicable to their acquired gender.