Name change of an adopted child

I was legally adopted when I was 3 years old by my biological father's unmarried sister. Adoption deed is legal & registered.I also have a pension account under her name. She died when I was 7. My biological father is my legal guardian. My school and... Read More

I was legally adopted when I was 3 years old by my biological father's unmarried sister. Adoption deed is legal & registered.I also have a pension account under her name. She died when I was 7. My biological father is my legal guardian. My school and college records have my biological parents name and also in all the other documents such as pan card, voters id, drivers license, aadhaar card. I have applied for passport. Advice me what should I do? All the documents have my biological parents name. Do I need to change all the documents in her name? Can I now change the documents especially passport?
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Team Legistify

Team Legistify

  • Sector-1, Noida

Yes, you can change the name but this situation would be more difficult for you only. But yes you can change the name. And the name to be changed have to be changed by virtue of all government documents.

Answered on 28 Sep 2018


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