Recording Changes of Forename(s) and Surname(s) in Scotland
Any person whose birth is registered in Scotland or who was legally adopted in Scotland may apply for a recorded change of name.
For more information or to downloaded the application form please visit NRS - Change of Name .
Update 12 July 2022 - NRS are currently dealing with a backlog of applications which were received during their service suspension period. Any new applications will be held in a queue and will be dealt with in strict date order.