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Transgender Legal Forms Document Bank for Thurston County Washington


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Fill-able court forms, example documents and thorough instructions packets for filing for name changes, gender change recognition orders and out of state birth certificate update orders.

Be sure to download the Name and Gender Change in Court Instructions packet- it will walk you through which of the rest of the forms you need and how to complete them. There is also a button for Fee Waiver packets too if you want to apply for a fee waiver. These forms are for adults only- minor forms will be added soon! Be sure to download both the Petition and the Proposed Order forms for your gender recognition court processes. Your Name Change Petition doesn’t need a Proposed Order.


Download this packet of detailed instructions if you need support completing a Name or Gender change in Court

Download this packet of detailed instructions for updating all your ID documents after your name or gender change

Download this form if you need to file for a Name Change in court. This is the Name Change Petition for Adults. Reference Section 1 of the Court instruction packet for directions.

Here is an example of a filled out Name Change Petition for your reference.

Download this form if you need to file for a Gender Change Recognition Petition in Court. You will need this form, which is the Petition, as well as the next form link which is the Proposed Order. This form DOES NOT include what is needed for updating out of state birth certificates (the one that does is linked further down the page). Reference Section 2 of the Court instruction packet for directions.

Download this form if you need to file for a Gender Change Recognition Petition in Court. You will need this form, which is the Proposed Order, as well as the previous form link which is the Petition. This form DOES NOT include what is needed for updating out of state birth certificates (the one that does is linked further down the page). Reference Section 2 of the Court Instructions Packet for directions.

Here is an example of a filled in Petition and Proposed Order for a Gender Change Recognition Court Process without a birth certificate update

Download this form if you need to update your out of state birth certificate through filing for a Gender Change Recognition Petition in Court. You will need this form, which is the Petition, as well as the next form link which is the Proposed Order. This form DOES include what is needed for updating out of state birth certificates. Reference Section 3 of the Court Instructions Packet for directions.

Download this form if you need to update your out of state birth certificate through filing for a Gender Change Recognition Petition in Court. You will need this form, which is the Proposed Order, as well as the previous form link which is the Petition. This form DOES include what is needed for updating out of state birth certificates. Reference Section 3 of the Court Instructions Packet for directions.

Here is an example of a filled in Petition and Proposed Order for a Gender Change Recognition Court Process which DOES include a birth certificate update

 

If you want to apply for a fee waiver to ask the Court to waive or reduce your filing fee cost due to being low income, you should review this packet and complete the included forms from Washington Law Help. These fee waiver forms are to be turned in when you file for your name/gender change. Remember that Ingersoll Gender Center can help with the costs of filing fees for trans related court processes. To request help go to: https://ingersollgendercenter.org/resources/support-request-form/