Name Changes

The official register of members or membership roll must contain each member's full legal name.

  • Be sure to notify us promptly if your name changes by submitting the required information noted below.

  • Ensure your contact information and communication preferences are up-to-date by signing in to the Manage My Membership section of the website.

  • If you are a registered member, associate member or special permit holder:
    • and use a stamp or seal, you will need to order a new one once we have updated the register.  For details  go to the Stamps & Certificates tab once you sign-in to the Manage My Membership page.
    • You do not have to order a new certificate unless you have made a legal name change as noted below.

Name Change as the Result of Marriage

If your name change is the result of marriage, you must submit a copy of your marriage certificate.


Name Change as the Result of Divorce

If your name changed is the result of divorce, you must submit the following:

  1. a copy of your birth certificate; and
  2. a copy of a piece of identification bearing your married name.

Legal Name Change

If your name change is the result of a legal name change, you must submit a copy of your Certificate of Change of Name.

If you are a registered or associate member, or a special permit holder you will be required to order a new certificate.  Contact the registration department for details.


Submission

All documentation should be sent to the registration department by email (admissions@abcfp.ca) or fax (604.687.3264).