Georgia Child Support

How to Obtain Child Support in Georgia

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Are you considering filing for child support in Georgia or requesting a child support modification? The following "Frequently Asked Questions" will help you learn more about the process as you prepare to request Georgia child support:

How Do I Locate My Local Georgia Child Support Agency?

Georgia child support resources can be found both online and at your local child support enforcement agency.

How Can I File for Georgia Child Support?

In Georgia, you can apply for child support right from the Division of Child Support Services website. The following steps will help you establish a child support order in Georgia:

  1. Become familiar with Georgia's child support guidelines.
  2. Optional: Use the Georgia Child Support Calculator to estimate the amount of child support you will receive.
  3. Apply for Georgia child support online through the Division of Child Support Services website.
  4. Alternatively, print a child support application from the website and mail it to your local Child Support Agency.
  5. Follow up on your application through your local Child Support Agency.

Where Can I Access Additional Georgia Child Support Resources?

There are several federal and state resources which may be helpful to you, including: