A Single Status Affidavit is an official document that certifies you are unmarried. It can be used for any purpose where proof of single status is required.
Texas law requires that you submit a notarized Single Status Affidavit if you want to change your name or obtain a copy of your birth certificate or marriage license as an unmarried person without having to pay the fees associated with getting married or divorced.
You can also use this form if you have been married and need to update your name on your driver’s license, ID card, voter registration, or other documents that require proof of marital status.
If you are an unmarried person and want to change your name or obtain a copy of your birth certificate or marriage license, you must submit a notarized Single Status Affidavit with the appropriate fee.
There are professional apostille services providing apostille affidavit of single status services that can process the affidavit for you. They will also provide you with a certified copy of your birth certificate or marriage license upon request.
Apostille is an international recognition of authenticity, meaning that it’s a notarized document that has been authenticated by the Secretary of State and authenticated by an apostille stamp. The apostille is used to certify documents that are being used in foreign countries. If you have a notarized Single Status Affidavit with your birth certificate or marriage license and need to have it certified as authentic, then you should contact a professional apostille service.
The apostille will be placed on your document to show that it’s been verified, sealed and certified by the state of Texas. If you need to use this document in another country, then they will know that it is a legal, notarized copy of your birth certificate or marriage license.