Child Support

This Fact Sheet provides general information about child support under the Divorce Act. You may also wish to refer to the Department of Justice guide called The Federal Child Support Guidelines: Step-by-Step. This guide provides 8 easy steps to help you determine child support.

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produced by
Canada Department of Justice
produced in
2017
last reviewed
March 2017 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
basics
tags
child support, calculating child support, divorce act