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Calculating child maintenance | nidirect

Setting up child maintenance

Financial help for lone parents | nidirect

If you are bringing up a child as a lone parent you may be entitled to some financial help

How to apply for child maintenance | nidirect

To make an application to the child maintenance service you first have to contact child maintenance choices

Child maintenance application checklist | nidirect

Before you begin your application for child maintenance, you might find it helpful to use the checklist below. It covers all the major details you need to tell the statutory maintenance service. The more detail you can ...

Charging | nidirect

Charging will be introduced in Spring 2014 to encourage more parents to think about working together to arrange child maintenance instead of using Child Maintenance Service or the courts. It doesn't cost parents money ...