Welcome

John O. Knowlton - Judge
Kristian E. Hedine - Judge
317 W. Rose Street
Walla Walla, WA 99362

 

Contact Information
Phone  509-524-2760
Fax        509-524-2775
Office Hours 9:00AM - 4:00 PM
Monday - Friday

WALLA WALLA COUNTY DISTRICT COURT

CIVIL DEPARTMENT

NAME CHANGE PROCEDURE and INSTRUCTIONS TO PETITIONER

Step 1: Complete the Petition and Order and file originals with the Civil Clerk on your hearing date.

Word Document Forms  (Typed):    You will need to complete all THREE of the following Word Document forms: 

1) Petition  (This page must be signed in front of a notary)     

2) Order Changing Name    

3) Recording Sheet

                   OR  you may print the following forms and fill out by hand  Complete Set of Name Change forms

Step 2 : The case will then be scheduled for a hearing and presented to a Judge for approval.

 

                                              Filing Fee                                                                                                                         

Walla Walla District Court       …………………         $93.00 

The Court accept cash, check, money order, or card (at a 2.5% processing fee)

Walla Walla County Auditor ……………….   $74.00 (+ $1.00 each additional page)

******The Auditor's Office accepts check or money order only*****

Total Fee       …………………………….                 $167.00

If you were born in Washington State and wish to change your Birth Certificate,   send certified copy of court Order along with application for new certificate to:

Department of Health

Center for Health Statistics

PO BOX 9709

Olympia WA 98507-9709

360-236-4300