Family Maintenance Enforcement Program: Enforcing Orders Outside BC

If the payor lives outside BC we can enrol the maintenance order or agreement in an equivalent program where the payor lives. Enrolment in another maintenance enforcement program can take 2-4 months. Once enrolled, that program is responsible for collecting payments and enforcement.

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BC Ministry of Attorney General
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enforcement of support, child support, party living outside BC, interjurisdictional issues, Family Maintenance Enforcement Program (FMEP), arrears, maintenance payments