Enquire about a child support appointment

Enquire about a child support appointment

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About our child support services

Some of our child support services are available to everyone, while other, more intensive services are offered to people who need it the most. We will assess the service you require. 

We may provide you with legal information relating to your query or refer you to other organisations that can help.

Note that telephone call-back and appointment services are limited.

Eligible people may be offered  a free 30-minute appointment for further assessment or advice. 

To enquire about eligibility for a child support appointment, please  complete the form.

You will receive information in  response to your enquiry, usually within three business days (excluding weekends and public holidays).

What our child support lawyers can help you with

Our child support lawyers can help with legal problems about:

  • getting or paying child support
  • paternity testing
  • changes of assessment
  • maintenance for over 18s or spousal maintenance.

We proritise that children of separated parents are financially supported in accordance with the law. This service is provided independently of the Department of Human Services (Child Support).

Appointment locations and times

The child support outreach service is available by appointment in the following locations during the first trimester of 2019. Telephone, video conference or skype appointments can be arranged.

September 2019

Date Day Location
2 Monday Melbourne
5 Thursday Broadmeadows
10 Tuesday Telephone
11 Wednesday Frankston
12 Thursday Mildura
13 Friday Ringwood
17 Tuesday Morwell
18 Wednesday Sunshine
20 Friday Dandenong
23 Monday Melbourne
30 Monday Bendigo

October 2019

Date Day Location
4 Friday Geelong
8 Tuesday Melbourne
9 Wednesday Frankston
11 Friday Ringwood
16 Wednesday Sunshine
17 Thursday Telephone
23 Wednesday Ballarat
24 Thursday Melbourne
25 Friday Dandenong
28 Monday Telephone

November 2019

Date Day Location
6 Wednesday Melbourne
7 Thursday Broadmeadows
11 Monday Telephone
13 Wednesday Frankston
14 Thursday Mildura
15 Friday Ringwood
19 Tuesday Morwell
20 Wednesday Sunshine
21 Thursday Shepparton
22 Friday Dandenong
26 Tuesday Melbourne
29 Friday Telephone

December 2019

Date Day Location
3 Tuesday Geelong
6 Friday Ringwood
10 Tuesday Melbourne
11 Wednesday Frankston
13 Friday Dandenong
16 Monday Telephone
18 Wednesday Sunshine

More informati​on

See Child support for more information about the law and where to get help.

Enquire about a child support appointment

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