A guide to help you on Changing Gender Markers On Your Identification Documents

The CCGSD is proud to introduce the following guides to help folks on Changing Gender Markers On Your Identification Documents.

We are working on developing additional guides for the other provinces and territories as well as creating guides for access to Gender Reassignment Surgery (GSR) or Sex Reassignment Surgery (SRS).

The CCGSD would like to acknowledge the hard work of our volunteers, especially: Nathan Hoo & Pascale Robillard.

The CCGSD would like to acknowledge the hard work of our volunteers, especially: Nathan Hoo & Pascale Robillard.

Get MORE help from Gowling WLG for FREE

In partnership with the CCGSD, Gowling WLG offices across Canada are providing pro bono services for trans & non-binary individuals who wish to meet with a legal professional to have their gender designation forms and affidavits commissioned or notarized.

If you are interested in this service, please:

  1. Complete the appropriate designation forms below according to your needs and jurisdiction.
  2. Contact the Gowling WLG gender marker pro bono team at gender.id@gowlingwlg.com to set up an appointment to have your forms commissioned or notarized.

** NOTE: Gowling WLG will not be providing any comprehensive legal advice or services as part of this initiative. If you require legal advice or services, please contact a human rights lawyer in your jurisdiction.

Please also refer to the attached is a Word document containing a complete list (with live URLs) of the forms and documents that Gowling WLG will be notarizing or commissioning upon request as part of this initiative.

Alberta:

Supporting documents (Government of Alberta)

British Columbia

Supporting documents (Government of British Columbia)

Ontario:

Supporting documents (Government of Ontario)

Quebec

Supporting documents (Government of Quebec)