Directeur de l'état civil
Depending on the situation, a person may apply for a change of name:
The name change does not change anything in order to the person's rights and obligations.
The person is therefore not required to take any action with theses ministères and organizations for the name to be changed in his or her life.
Each person of 14 years of age and older, who:
If the person was born in Québec, his or her birth date must be registered in the Registre de l'État civil du Québec. If he or she was born outside Québec, his or her born certificate must be inserted in it.
Parents or legal guardians for person under 18 years of age may presented a change of name request in name of the person.
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