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.  
  • 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 

(We accept cash, check, or money order)

 

Walla Walla County Auditor ……………….   $33.00 (+ $1.00 each additional page)

(Check or money order only)

 

Total Fee       …………………………….                 $126.00

 

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