You can use any of these ways to change your name:
- Complete and submit a Name Change Notice Form (RS5483) .*
- Mail us a signed letter requesting a name change.*
*If a court order was required for the change, you must also submit a copy of the court order.
If you need to correct your date of birth:
Make a copy of your Statement, circle the mistake and send it with a signed letter requesting the change to:
Member & Employer Services Bureau
110 State Street, 5th Floor
Albany, NY 12244.
Include supporting documentation such as your birth certificate with your letter. You do not need to send us the original document, but if you do, we will return it.