Changing one’s name is a very common phenomenon in India. You may want to change the spelling of your name, an alphabet or even your last name post marriage. However, as easy as it may sound, changing one’s name in India is not an easy task and remains a lengthy and not public-friendly task.

As tough as the task may be, Name Change Mumbai is here to ease you into the process of changing your name, so that your precious time is never wasted. Forget about waiting in long queues waiting for your name to be changed. With Name Change Mumbai you can now perform name change online from the comforts of your own home.  

Documents required for Name Change in Mumbai:

The following documents must be presented in order to get your Name Change in Mumbai:

  • Address Proof: You can provide your Ration Card or your Aadhaar card or your recent electricity bill as a valid proof of your residential address.
  • ID Proof: You can provide your PAN card or Voter card or Driving License or Passport as a valid ID Proof.
  • Photo: As an applicant you will be required to provide one passport sized coloured photograph.
  • Application Form: You will be provided an application form that should be signed duly with the details of your new and old name, your corresponding address, contact details and a valid reason as to why you would like to change your name.

Apart from the above mentioned documents you can also provide for the optional documents:

  • An affidavit (for reasons such as adoption, if available)
  • Relevant Divorce papers (In case of name change due to marital separation)
  • Marriage Certificate (for name change of women after marriage)

You can also upload the documents in JPEG format at Name Change Mumbai to easily perform name change online.

In case the applicant is a Minor (below 18 years):

In cases where a Minor’s name must be changed, the following documents are considered valid and fit for the purpose:

  • Address Proof: Ration Card or the minor’s Aadhaar card.
  • ID Proof: Aadhar Card or School ID can be used as a valid ID Proof.
  • Photo: As an applicant you will be required to provide one passport sized coloured photograph.
  • Application Form: The minor will be provided an application form that should be signed duly with the details of the minor’s new and old name,corresponding address, contact details and a valid reason of name change. It is always better if the application form is signed by the minor or by the guardian.
  • Age Proof: Bonafide Certificate or Birth Certificate.

You can also upload the documents in JPEG format at Name Change Mumbai to easily perform name change online.

What does the name change procedure comprise of?

A Gazette Notice:

Your entire name change procedure in Mumbai is said to be complete when a name change gazette officer publishes a notice acknowledging the same. A Gazette notification acts as a substantial proof of name change.

Creation of an Affidavit:

An Affidavit of the name change will state the reasons why you would like to change your name. The Affidavit has to be submitted on a stamp paper to the notary for further procedure. The Affidavit will require you to provide your former name, signature and other important details about your name change.

Our team of experienced professionals at Name Change Mumbai will ensure your name change online procedure is easy and hassle free.

Publishing a Newspaper notice:

According to the court of law, after obtaining the name change affidavit, you are required to publish the information of your name change that is your old name, your new name and your address in at least two local newspapers, one of which has to be a regional paper. A separate copy of the same will have to be attached to the name change gazette officer.

While it may seem like a gigantic task, at Name Change Mumbai, we provide newspaper advertisements in English as well as Regional dailies of your choice in Mumbai. We will guide you through the entire process making sure the budget is tailor made according to your requirements. We offer complete newspaper advertisement solutions depending on your needs.

You can also ease your work by letting professional consultants do the work on your behalf by paying a nominal fee.

Change of Name Customer Care Team

www.changeofname.in ( The Online Name Change Consultants)

Mumbai / Maharashtra Office

213 / Rajasthan Technical Centre, Patanwala Estate,

L.BS Marg, Ghatkopar West

Mumbai 400086

Contact Number:

Foram Pandya: 75063 39975

Mayur Pandya: 9820815357

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