Note: Certificates issued before January 15, 1996, may show two names. As of January 15, 1996, certificates show one full name only.
Refer to the following procedures on how a citizenship candidate’s name should appear on a citizenship certificate:
- Naming procedures: Documents used to establish name records by business line
- Naming procedures: Names structures and how to record them in GCMS
- Naming policy for client identification purposes
Background procedural information
Refer to the following information on how a citizenship candidate’s name should appear on a citizenship certificate prior to January 1, 2013:
- Date Modified: