When to Create A Name Correction Affidavit?
A Name Correction Affidavit may be created by any person whose certificates that his/her documents have been printed with the wrong spelling or version of his/her name.
if your name has been differently entered in various documents due to some errors like deletion of a letter or addition of any letter etc. If you are changing your name and discarding the old name, please use our Affidavit for Change of Name.
If you need to make an affidavit to state that you have used variations of the same name, or known by two names, please use One and the Same Name Affidavit.
The reasons for making changes in the name could be numerous, for example, individual inclination, marriage (for women), changes in the religion, alteration or modification of the names as a result of the advice of numerological experts, and so on. Making name changes could likewise mean adding a word to the current name, changes in the surname, making changes in spelling, and so forth. Before you finalize making changes in the names, have an understanding of all the advantages and disadvantages of doing as such.
Types of Name Change Affidavit for Name Correction
There are various types of name change affidavits. Affidavits can be utilized according to each applicant’s purpose, which are written below:-
One Person many names Affidavit
This type of affidavit is considered as the multi-name affidavit. It occupies applicant who has diverse names within the documents, and need to offer evidence that each of names belongs to the same and one single person only.
Name Change Affidavit
The affidavit is used legally make changes in a name in each document and also for publishing the notification in the Gazette of India.
Name Change after Marriage
The affidavit can be used of by the woman applicant looking for the changes in their last name after marriage and then the same get published in other types of documents.
Name change for Minors
The affidavit requires to be filled in cases of change of name in minors. The affidavit requires to be presented by the parents or guardians. The other procedures will remain the same.
Name change on Passport
- Annexure D is made for name change affidavit in passport, particularly changes with regard to the name of the woman applicant after marriage. Along these, in the event that one can make changes in last name by birth in a passport
- Annexure E is made for passport name correction affidavit irrespective of whether it is major or minor change. However in the event that one will get a name changed in the passport