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Applying for a child support assessment

Either parent or a non-parent carer can apply to DHS–Child Support for an administrative assessment of child support. The application can be made to the Department:

Some child support forms are available online at https://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/forms/child-support-forms

The Department requires information about:

  • proof of parentage for each parent;
  • care arrangements for the child/ren; and
  • whether the collection of the liability will be done privately or by the DHS–Child Support.
Applying for a child support assessment  :  Last Revised: Thu May 11th 2017
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