Name Change Application
Name change eligibility:
- Only Hawaii residents are eligible for a name change granted by the Lieutenant Governor of the State of Hawaii.
- For active duty military personnel, please contact the Lieutenant Governor’s office for further information before applying for a name change.
A name change is not necessary if:
- You are a Hawaii resident who was married in the State of Hawaii and declared on your Marriage Certificate that you will be taking your spouse's name.
- You are divorced and your Divorce Decree stipulates resumption of a maiden name or previous name.