Child Support Australia is an independent guide to the child support system based on private research.

  • We are not affiliated with the Department of Human Services or defunct Child Support Agency.
  • Our assumed role is to research issues relating to child support from the perspective of an independent observer.

We endeavour to provide accurate, up-to-date information on this site (childsupportaustralia.com) but do not guarantee it. We ask that, if you see a mistake or inaccuracy of some kind, please bring it to our attention and it will be corrected as soon as possible.

The information on this site is intended for educational and policy purposes and is not designed for unquestioned implementation by individuals. The information is, in no way, to be seen or taken as a substitute for customised professional advice concerning child support, family law, parenting plans, other legal, financial, personal or other matters.

We accept no liability for any loss or damage a person suffers because of relying, directly or indirectly, on information published on this site.

For further details concerning the responsible use of this site, see our terms and conditions.