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Name change

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In India, there are numerous reasons for a person to change his/her name. It could be due to marriage, for good luck, or for a new identity. The process of changing one's name is time-consuming with a lot of administrative formalities. At MyAdvo, we will take care of all the documentation and filings, making your experience a breeze. Steps involved in changing your name DOCUMENTS REQUIRED A checklist of documents will be provided to record your details DRAFTING Once you share the filled questionnaire, we will draft and share the 1) Affidavit 2) Proforma and 3) Application for publication in an official gazette DISPATCHING DOCUMENTS You will have to sign the documents and courier the physical copies to us along with notarised affidavit NEWSPAPER PUBLICATION We will place an advertisement of name change in a national newspaper APPLICATION FOR PUBLICATION IN AN OFFICIAL GAZETTE After publication of the advertisement, we will submit the application and documents for publication of name change in the official gazette, addressed to the Department of Publication, New Delhi. PUBLICATION IN AN OFFICIAL GAZETTE Publication of your name change will be made in an official gazette in between 15 days to 50 days from the date of application DISPATCH OF THE OFFICIAL GAZETTE Upon publication, we will send you a copy of the official gazetteName Change Documents Required Advertisement in the newspaper (original and photocopy of advertisement appearing in the newspaper) Affidavit for Name Change Prescribed proforma for change of name. The proforma should be signed by two witnesses and the following witness details are required: Full Name Address Mobile/ Phone No. A Compact Disc (CD) that contains soft copy of the Proforma without witness details. In place of the signature, applicant’s old name is to be stated A certificate stating that details of the CD and Hard copy are similar Two self-attested passport size photos Photocopy of identity proof of the Applicant (photocopy of any one of the following documents will suffice: Aadhar card, passport, voter ID card, PAN card, driving license) Cover Letter Demand Draft for payment of fees

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