You may change your name online at, core.tn.gov. 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