Applying for a Legal Change of Name
Contact eHealth Saskatchewan if you want to legally change your given name(s) and/or your surname for any reason, other than:
- annulment of marriage
- or the death of your spouse
We will also assist you if you want to legally change the name(s) of your child, children or legal dependent(s).
If you have a common-law spouse and want to change your name, you must file a declaration with eHealth Saskatchewan.
Changes of Name Due to Certain Life Events
You do not need to contact us if you are changing your name because:
- You are legally married
- You are divorced
- Your marriage has been annuled
- You are widowed
If you want to use a different surname after one of these life events, you may want to contact your banking institution, Saskatchewan Government Insurance (SGI) and update your Saskatchewan Health Card.