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.

You will receive a 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.

December 2018

Day Date Location

Tue

4

Epping (by tel)

Wed

5

Dandenong

Thurs

6

Telephone

Fri

7

Geelong

Mon

10

Shepparton

Tues

11

Bendigo

Wed

12

Sunshine

Thurs

13

Ringwood

Fri

14

Melbourne

Mon

17

Telephone

January 2019

Day Date Location

Mon

7

Melbourne  

Wed

9

Sunshine

Thurs

10

Broadmeadows

Mon

14

Telephone 

Wed

16

Frankston

Fri

18

Dandenong

Wed

23

Morwell / Bairnsdale

Fri

25

Ringwood

Tues

29

Horsham

Wed

30

Ballarat

February 2019

Day Date Location

Fri

1

Dandenong

Mon

4

Telephone

Wed

6

Sunshine

Thurs

7

Epping

Fri

8

Ringwood

Mon

11

Shepparton

Tues

12

Bendigo

Wed

13

Frankston

Tues

19

Melbourne

Wed

20

Sunshine

Thurs

21

Mildura

Tues

26

Geelong

Wed

27

Telephone

Thurs

28

Wodonga

March 2019

Day Date Location

Fri

1

Warrnambool

Mon

4

Melbourne

Wed

6

Sunshine

Thurs

7

Broadmeadows

Fri

8

Dandenong

Wed

13

Frankston

Thurs

14

Telephone

Mon

18

Morwell / Bairnsdale

Tues

19

Melbourne

Wed

20

Sunshine

Fri

22

Dandenong

Mon

25

Telephone

Tues

26

Ballarat

Fri

29

Ringwood

April 2019

Day Date Location

Tues

2

Shepparton

Wed

3

Bendigo

 

Fri

5

Dandenong

Mon

8

Telephone

Wed

10

Frankston

Thurs

11

Epping

Fri

12

Ringwood

Mon

15

Melbourne

Tues

16

Geelong

Wed

17

Sunshine

Wed

24

Telephone

Mon

29

Wodonga

Tues

30

Melbourne

More informati​on

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

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