Updating vital statistics documents

Legal name changes, and change a birth, marriage or death record.

Services and information

A father/co-parent may be added to a birth record at the time of a child’s birth or later.

Find out how to legally change your name in Alberta.

How to change a child’s name if you can’t find the other party.

If you find an error on an Alberta record, you may be able to correct it with an amendment.

A person’s sex indicator on their Alberta birth record may be amended to M, F or X.