FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
HOW TO DRAFT CHANGE OF NAME AFTER MARRIAGE AFFIDAVIT?
Follow these Steps:
- Draft the Affidavit providing few details about Married Applicant.
- Execute the draft on Stamp Paper of relevant value.
- Place the Signature and Make it attest from Notary Public.
You can also avail our Service and we will carry out these steps on your behalf. Just Fill the above provided Form and leave the rest on us.
WHAT AMOUNT OF STAMP PAPER TO CHOOSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME AFTER MARRIAGE AFFIDAVIT?
The amount of Stamp Duty depends upon State to State. For each Article Government has fixed the Stamp Duty though after introducing e-Stamp Paper no specific stamp duty is left. You can execute Affidavit on any amount of e-Stamp paper. The Commonly used stamp duty amount for Affidavit is Rs. 10/-.
IS IT MANDATORY TO MAKE THE AFFIDAVIT NOTARIZED?
Getting Notarization means getting Documents attest from Notary Public with their seal and signature stating that the signer/deponent is a true original party and signer has affirmed the Statements and its mandatory yet Important to make your Affidavit Notarized from Notary Public.
WHAT TO DO NEXT AFTER GETTING CHANGE OF NAME AFTER MARRIAGE AFFIDAVIT?
The next what you have to do is simply update the Information in the other necessary Documents by providing the Affidavit and also in the Local Municipality Department, Children’s School and at other relevant/important documents such as in PAN Card, Adhaar Card, Bank Account etc.
WHAT IS GAZETTE NOTIFICATION AND IS IT REQUIRED IN CASE OF CHANGE OF NAME AFTER MARRIAGE?
Gazette Notification means to publish the Notification in Gazette of India about Name Change to get your Name Change Legally and its not mandatory for Lady Applicant to publish Notification in Gazette. If the Change is only in surname then there is no need to publish it but if the change is major i.e change in whole name then its important to publish the Gazette Notification.
For ex: If the applicant is changing her name from Sunita Garg to Sunita Bansal then in that case Gazette Notification is not required but if Sunita Garg wants to change her name from Sunita Garg to Neha Bansal then in that case Gazette Notification is required.
DO I GET THE FULLY DRAFTED AFFIDAVIT FROM EDRAFTER?
Yes, you will get the fully drafted and ready to use affidavit duly executed on a relevant stamp paper. You don’t have to visit to the court, you can directly provide this affidavit to concerned Departments to get your Name Change. It will be completely valid.