West Kingdom
College of Heralds

My Submission (Name, Arms and/or Badge)
Was Returned, What Now?

If a submission is returned, there may be several reasons for the return. Hopefully an explanation will be given on your letter of return that will explain what the problem is. If the heralds have time, there may actually be a discussion of ways to change your submission that can help solve the problem.

Here are some of the most common reasons for a return, and some suggestions for ways to resolve them:


Administrative returns are invariably a case of the forms not filled out correctly, not enough forms were submitted, not enough money (or none) was submitted, or similar concerns. In these cases, the solution is usually pretty simple, and is described by the problem. If you are not sure how to resolve an administrative return, then you may need to contact the Matins Herald. Check the Contacts page of this website.


If a name submission is returned, the most common reasons are:


There are a few common reasons that armory submissions may be returned:

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