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Family Law Rules – Rule 35: Change of Name

Angela Princewill

November 21, 2015

RULE 35:  CHANGE OF NAME

TIME FOR APPLICATION

35. (1) An application under subsection 7 (3) (application to court for change of name) of the Change of Name Act shall be made within 30 days after the applicant is notified that the Registrar General has refused to make the requested change of name.  O. Reg. 114/99, r. 35 (1).

SERVICE ON THE REGISTRAR GENERAL

(2) The applicant shall serve the application and any supporting material on the Registrar General by delivering or mailing a copy of the documents to the Deputy Registrar General.  O. Reg. 114/99, r. 35 (2).

REGISTRAR GENERAL’S REASONS FOR REFUSAL

(3) Within 15 days after being served under subrule (2), the Registrar General may file reasons for refusing to make the requested change of name.  O. Reg. 114/99, r. 35 (3).

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