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. Eligible people can book in for a free 30-minute appointment for advice. Telephone, video conference or skype appointments can be arranged.

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

Note that a limited call-back service applies. We may provide you with information or refer you to other organisations that can help.

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 2017. Telephone, video conference or skype appointments can be arranged.

November 2017

Day Date Location
Thurs 2 Broadmeadows
Fri 3 Dandenong
Thurs 9 Melbourne
Mon 13 Bairnsdale/Sale
Tues 14 Morwell
Wed 15 Sunshine
Thurs 16 Whittlesea
Fri 17 Dandenong
Mon 20 Tel/VC/Skype
Wed 22 Frankston
Thurs 23 Mildura
Wed 29 Sunshine
Thurs 30 Melbourne

Dece​mber 2017

Day Date Location
Fri 1 Ringwood
Tues 5 Epping and Geelong
Thurs 7 Melbourne
Fri 8 Warrnambool
Mon 11 Shepparton
Tues 12 Bendigo
Wed 13 Sunshine
Thurs 14 Tel/Skype/VC
Fri 15 Dandenong

January 2018

Day Date Location
Mon 8 Melbourne (morning only)
Wed 10 Sunshine
Thurs 11 Broadmeadows
Fri 12 Ringwood
Mon 15 Telephone/VC
Wed 17 Frankston
Fri 19 Dandenong
Tues 23 Morwell/Bairnsdale
Wed 24 Melbourne (morning only)
Mon 29 Horsham
Tues 30 Ballarat
Wed 31 Telephone/VC

February 2018

Day Date Location
Fri 2 Dandenong
Mon 5 Wodonga
Wed 7 Sunshine
Thurs 8 Epping
Fri 9 Ringwood
Mon 12 Shepparton
Tues 13 Bendigo
Wed 14 Frankston
Fri 16 Dandenong
Tues 20 Melbourne
Wed 21 Sunshine
Thurs 22 Mildura
Mon 26 Ringwood
Tues 27 Geelong
Wed 28 Telephone/VC

March 2018​

Day Date Location
Thurs 1 Broadmeadows
Fri 2 Warrnambool
Mon 5 Telephone/VC
Wed 7 Sunshine
Thurs 8 Melbourne (morning only)
Fri 9 Dandenong
Wed 14 Frankston
Thurs 15 Telephone/VC
Mon 19 Morwell/Bairnsdale
Tues 20 Melbourne (morning only)
Wed 21 Sunshine
Fri 23 Dandenong
Mon 26 Horsham
Tues 27 Ballarat
Fri 29 Ringwood

April 2018

Day Date Location
Fri 6 Dandenong
Mon 9 Telephone/VC
Tues 10 Melbourne (morning only)
Wed 11 Sunshine
Fri 13 Ringwood
Mon 16 Shepparton
Tues 17 Bendigo
Wed 18 Frankston
Thurs 19 Epping
Fri 20 Dandenong
Mon 23 Melbourne (morning only)
Tues 24 Geelong
Thurs 26 Telephone/VC
Fri 27 Ringwood
Mon 30 Wodonga

More informati​on

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

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