Life after Divorce: Rebuilding and Moving Forward in Toronto


Navigating Post-Divorce Legal Matters

After a divorce, several legal matters require attention to ensure a smooth transition into your new life phase. Among these, name changes, updating legal documents, and adjustments to custody and support are paramount.

Name Changes

A step-by-step guide on how to legally change your name post-divorce in Toronto:

  1. Certificate of Divorce: Obtain your Certificate of Divorce. This document is necessary as it proves the legal dissolution of your marriage.
  2. ServiceOntario: Visit a ServiceOntario location. You’ll need to bring the Certificate of Divorce and identification documents (such as your birth certificate and driver’s license).