Name Changes

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 as of 7/24/2017                                                                                                                     

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 ……………….   $100.00 (+ $1.00 each additional page)

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

Total Fee       …………………………….                 $193.00

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