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Update your legal name

To update your legal first or last name for your account in our system, we'll need the following:

  • A photo of the legal name change document as listed below
  • An updated photo ID with your legal name

The following documents are required for the reasons for name changes:

  • Civil partnership dissolution → Final court order
  • Death of partner → Death certificate and marriage certificate
  • Divorce → Divorce decree absolute (in English or professional translation)
  • Marriage or Civil partnership → Marriage Certificate or Civil Partnership Certificate
  • Re-registration of a birth → Amended birth certificate
  • Other name changes → Witnessed deed poll or statutory declaration

When prompted in the app, attach your ID and send us an email, so we can send you a Name Change Authorisation form to digitally complete and sign. A secure file submission link can also be sent for other documents, if needed.

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Robinhood U.K. Ltd (Robinhood UK) is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN: 823590). Robinhood UK onboards UK customers and has the lead customer relationship with UK customers in relation to their use of the Robinhood UK app and website. Robinhood UK introduces UK customers to Robinhood Securities, LLC for order routing, execution, clearing, settlement, arranging custody services and margin lending to eligible UK customers with margin accounts. Robinhood Securities, LLC is regulated in the U.S. by the SEC and FINRA. Robinhood UK and Robinhood Securities, LLC are subsidiaries of Robinhood Markets, Inc.

Robinhood U.K. Ltd is a private limited company registered in England and Wales (09908051).

Robinhood does not provide investment advice. Individual investors should make their own decisions.

Commission-free trading of stocks refers to $0 commissions for Robinhood self-directed individual brokerage accounts that trade U.S. listed securities and ADRs. Keep in mind, other costs such as regulatory fees may apply to your brokerage account. Please see Robinhood UK’s Fee Schedule to learn more.

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