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.

  • These may be purchased at an Office Supply Center.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               PLEASE NOTE, THESE FORMS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE COURT.                                                                                         Click here for an EXAMPLE OF A COMPLETED FORM
  • You will need the Petition and Order for change of name.

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       …………………………….                 $166.00

 

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