What to do if you change your name

Learn what you need to do if you change your first, middle or last name(s).


Letting us know you've changed your first, middle or last name(s) is a legal requirement that helps us accurately process your pension in a timely way.

If you change your first or middle name(s):

  1. Sign in to My Account and update your personal profile information
  2. Send a copy of the Declaration of change of name (first or middle name only) form or another legal change-of-name document to BC's Public Service Pension Plan
    • you may upload the Declaration of change of name (first or middle name only) as an electronic form or print a hard copy from the PDF

If you change your last name:

  1. Sign in to My Account and update your personal profile information
  2. As proof of your name change, send us a copy of your marriage certificate or legal change-of-name document
    • you may upload an electronic copy

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