Tag: Child Support

Parents have to contribute to the maintenance and education of their children. This is called the maintenance obligation and child support is an application of this obligation. Child support refers... Read More

Financial support or child maintenance is governed by the Child Support Act until the child becomes an adult at the age of 18 at which time the jurisdiction of the... Read More

Parents have to contribute to the maintenance and education of their children. This is called the maintenance obligation and child support is an application of this obligation. Child support refers... Read More

Child support is the money that is paid by parents to give financial assistance to the child. Usually, this amount is paid by the non-custodial parent to the custodial. But... Read More

It is commonly recognized that both parents have a financial obligation to contribute towards the cost of raising their child. The national Child Support Agency under Services Australia is responsible... Read More

A Party in Australia may apply to vary an overseas maintenance order, agreement or liability registered in Australia. ‘a child support maintenance order made by a judicial authority of a... Read More

Child support can be managed between the parties in a number of ways. Some parents prefer to and are able to have very flexible and informal arrangements between them. Others... Read More