Apr
11
2018
approved stamp for deed polls

Will my deed poll be accepted by others?

Posted by Mark Keenan

Will my deed poll be accepted by organisations? I’m sure many of you have heard the horror stories of many spending hundreds of pounds on a deed poll document and it not being excepted by government officials and organisations. We, unlike some companies, can assure you that all government bodies, banks, schools etc. will accept […]

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Apr
09
2018
Lost deed poll

Do You Require A Replacement Deed Poll?

Posted by Mark Keenan

Lost Deed Poll Service Have you lost your deed poll and need a replacement? We can help you! We can replace your lost deed poll within 1-2 working days using our online order form. This service comes at just £14.99. As there is no official deed poll register, unless your previous deed poll was with […]

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Apr
04
2018
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How long does the process take?

Posted by Mark Keenan

Changing your name via deed poll is a life-changing event which many spend a long time deciding upon. However, surprisingly it only takes 1-2 working days to official change your name once you’re certain. How long does it take? You can receive your deed poll documents and our guide pack within 1-2 working days. Depending […]

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Mar
29
2018
enrolment of deed poll

Enrolling a Deed Poll

Posted by Mark Keenan

What’s the difference between a deed poll and an enrolled deed poll? There is actually no official registration of name changes in the UK. Your deed poll is not actually registered anywhere unless you choose to enrol it. This means it is lodged for safe keeping in the enrolment books of the supreme court of […]

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Mar
28
2018
Who can? deed poll

When can’t you change your name via deed poll?

Posted by Mark Keenan

Can anyone change their name via deed poll? In the UK there are very few restrictions when it comes to changing your name. However, in some circumstances you may not be legally able to or, you may need to legally notify a few people in certain circumstances. Age restrictions You must be over the age […]

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Mar
27
2018
Adoption family

Adoption- Deed poll

Posted by Mark Keenan

Deed poll- Rights upon adoption A child who has been legally adopted does not require a deed poll to change their surname. This is because the adoption certificate provides the documentary evidence that is needed to change to the adoptive families surname. This will be recognised by all government departments, organisations and companies. However, if […]

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Mar
26
2018
previous name on forms

Do I need to Inform others of my Previous Name?

Posted by Mark Keenan

Will I have to tell people that I have been known by another name in the past? A deed poll states that you will abandon your previous name, only use your new name going forward and only be addressed by your new name. However, you may still need to disclose the fact that you have […]

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Mar
23
2018
FAQ's

Deed polls- FAQ’s

Posted by Mark Keenan

Are you looking to change your name via deed poll but have a few questions? Look no further, we have comprised a list of our most asked questions just for you. What sort of name can you choose? You can pretty much choose any name you want so long as it is not intended to […]

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