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Child support forms and guides

Title and summary Number

Acknowledgment of paternity for child support

Form to complete to acknowledge to Inland Revenue Child Support that you are the father of a child, if no other proof exists.

IR106

Application for an administrative review

An application to have the amount of formula assessed child support you pay or receive reviewed under one or more of ten qualifying grounds.

IR470

Application for an exemption review

An application for a review if the paying parent you receive child support from has been granted an exemption from making child support payments.

IR472

Authorisation not to collect child support or domestic maintenance

Form to use if you are entitled to receive child support or domestic maintenance payments but you do not want us to collect payments from the paying parent.

IR129

Cancellation of child support income estimation

If you want to cancel the estimate of your taxable income for your child support assessment complete the IR111 form. You can also complete this online.

IR111

Cancelling your child support

If you want to stop receiving child support under a formula assessment you need to complete the IR107 form. You can also complete this online.

IR107

Change of circumstances

If you have any new or updated information for us about a change in your child support circumstances you need to complete the IR116 form. You can also complete this online.

IR116

Changes to a voluntary agreement

If you have any changes to your current child support voluntary agreement, you can use the IR108 form to record these with us.

IR108

Child support - estimating your income

Information for paying parents on how you can estimate your income.

IR151

Child support - repayment of arrears

Use this form to work out how much you can pay towards your child support arrears (if you are a paying parent), or your overpayment (if you are a custodian).

IR130

Child support - returning to work

This factsheet provides information about child support for custodial parents returning to work after receiving a sole parent benefit.

IR167

Child support administrative review - statement of financial position

Form to use if you are having a child support administrative review to provide information about your financial position. This will help the Review Officer to determine how any change to the child support assessment would affect each party.

IR178

Child support Australian paying parents who live in New Zealand

Child support information for paying parents who live in New Zealand and pay child support to the Australian Child Support Agency.

IR159

Child support formula assessment application

As a child support paying parent you can apply for a formula assessment on your current circumstances.

IR101

Child support paying parents who live in Australia

Factsheet with information for parents paying child support who live in Australia.

IR158

Child support payment slip

A slip to attach to manual (cheque) child support payments you make to us.

IR131

Election not to enforce court order or election to withdraw from voluntary agreement

Form to use if you want to stop receiving child support or domestic maintenance under a court order or voluntary agreement. If you are receiving a sole parent rate of benefit and wish to do this, please call us on 0800 221 221.

IR112

Estimate of income for child support assessment - 2015

Use this form to estimate your current taxable income for child support assessment for the 2015 year (1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015). You can also complete this online.

IR104

Ground 5 - high cost of contact worksheet

This is a supplementary form to the Application for an administrative review (IR470) when the high cost of access is one of the grounds for your application.

IR470A

Helping you to understand child support

This booklet provides all the information required for paying persons and custodians at the beginning of their child support obligations.

IR100

Helping you to understand child support reviews

A general guide to help you with administrative, exemption and Commissioner reviews of child support assessments. The booklet also includes the forms you'll need to apply and/or respond with.

IR175

Helping you to understand shared care

This booklet is for people who currently share or intend to share the care of children. It explains how shared care will affect child support payments.

IR156

Helping you understand child support and the Family Court

Sets out your options on how and where to apply if you disagree with any decision made by Inland Revenue Child Support.

IR174

Notice of objection - child support

You can use the IR119 to show grounds for any objections about child support. Either party can object to a decision. However, only the paying parent can object to an assessment. You can complete this form online.

IR119

Prisoner and hospital patient exemption - application

If you are a hospital patient or prison inmate you can apply for an exemption from paying child support or spousal maintenance.

IR105

Redundancy and retirement allowance - tax and entitlements

This factsheet explains how your redundancy payment or retirement allowance will be taxed and how redundancy or retirement may affect your entitlements.

IR1009

Registration of a person required to pay child support or domestic maintenance (1/04/2014 - 31/03/2015)

Use this form if you are required to pay child support or domestic maintenance (1/04/2014 - 31/03/2015).

IR103

Registration of a voluntary agreement or court order for child support

Use this form to register a voluntary agreement or court order for the payment of child support or spousal maintenance.

IR102

What is child support?

This factsheet provides an overview of the child support scheme with general information for both the paying parent and custodian.

IR198