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 Services Australia (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.

Sign up to our Child Support mailing list to stay up to date with appointment times and locations.

January 2020

Date Day Location
8 Wednesday Sunshine
9 Thursday Telephone
10 Friday Melbourne
14 Tuesday Bendigo
17 Friday Dandenong
20 Monday Melbourne
22 Wednesday Frankston
24 Friday Ringwood
28 Tuesday Telephone
30 Thursday Ballarat
31 Friday Shepparton

February 2020

Date Day Location
3 Monday Melbourne
5 Wednesday Sunshine
6 Thursday Broadmeadows
7 Friday Geelong
10 Monday Morwell
13 Thursday Telephone
14 Friday Dandenong
17 Monday Horsham
18 Tuesday Melbourne
19 Wednesday Frankston
21 Friday Ringwood
27 Thursday Telephone
28 Friday Mildura

March 2020

Date Day Location
3 Tuesday Melbourne
4 Wednesday Sunshine
12 Thursday Telephone
13 Friday Geelong
17 Tuesday Bendigo
18 Wednesday Frankston
19 Thursday Melbourne
20 Friday Dandenong
24 Tuesday Telephone
26 Thursday Shepparton
27 Friday Ringwood
30 Monday Ballarat

April 2020

Date Day Location
1 Wednesday Melbourne
2 Thursday Broadmeadows
7 Tuesday Morwell
8 Wednesday Sunshine
16 Thursday Telephone
17 Friday Dandenong
20 Monday Horsham
22 Wednesday Frankston
23 Thursday Mildura
24 Friday Ringwood
28 Tuesday Telephone
29 Wednesday Ballarat

May 2020

Date Day Location
1 Friday Melbourne
6 Wednesday Sunshine
7 Thursday Broadmeadows
11 Monday Telephone
12 Tuesday Bendigo
13 Wednesday Frankston
15 Friday Dandenong
19 Tuesday Melbourne
21 Thursday Shepparton
22 Friday Ringwood
25 Monday Geelong
28 Thursday Telephone

June 2020

Date Day Location
2 Tuesday Melbourne
3 Wednesday Sunshine
9 Tuesday Bendigo
12 Friday Ballarat
16 Tuesday Morwell
17 Wednesday Frankston
18 Thursday Telephone
19 Friday Dandenong
22 Monday Horsham
25 Thursday Mildura
26 Friday Ringwood
29 Monday Melbourne
30 Tuesday Telephone

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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