How do I change my name on my Cosmetology/Barber license?

Jason S -

You may change your name online at, The Name Change application has a fee of, $10, and requires a copy of the legal document changing your name to be uploaded.

If you change your license during your renewal period you will not be required to pay the $10 fee. 


You may download the affidavit for name change by clicking here  and remit to the mailing address below. Include a $10 application fee, your old license, and a copy of the legal document changing your name.

Cosmetology and Barber Examiners

Tennessee Dept. of Commerce and Insurance

Davey Crockett Tower, 4th Fl

500 James Robertson Parkway

Nashville, TN 37243


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