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Information about paying child support including how it is calculated, how your situation can affect your payments, and disputes about payments
Information for parents needing to financially support their children by paying or receiving child support. Includes information for same-sex parents.
Making a formal or informal agreement between 2 parents to financially support children with child support payments.
Details for collecting and enforcing child support either privately or by the Department of Human Services.
What to do if you’re unsure about who is the biological father of your children, and how to settle disputes about proof of parentage.
What to do if you disagree with a decision made by the Department of Human Services (Child Support) and how to lodge an appeal.
Information about continuing child support payments for children over 18 years of age
How to claim financial support for some living and medical expenses from your child’s father during and after childbirth.