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My passport expires in August, but I will be getting married and changing my name in May (as well as travelling in May). Can I wait until after my name change to renew my passport?
You can wait until after your change your name to renew your passport, provided you don’t plan on travelling outside Canada in the meantime. If you are changing your name on all your IDs, you should wait until you change your name.