To apply for services you can: submit an application online; download, print and complete the Application for Child Support Services form from this site; or get an application from your nearest child support office. Child Support will use the information provided on the application to initiate a case. You will be sent a letter when the case is opened, providing you with contact information and a case number.To check the status of a submitted application, call (573) 556–3800.

  1. Apply online

    Depending on your situation, required time to complete this application varies from 30 minutes to over an hour. You will be able to save your work if you cannot complete your application in one session. It is suggested that you gather all required information (e.g., dates of birth, Social Security numbers, addresses, court order information, etc.) before starting the online application process.

    You will have the opportunity to review and print your completed application prior to submitting the application.

  2. Print and complete application

    You may print and complete the application forms, then mail the forms to:

    Family Support Division
    PO Box 6790
    Jefferson City MO 65102-6790

  3. Locate your nearest Child Support office.

Additional Forms Information

FAQ's - Frequently Asked Questions

Notice of Privacy Practices regarding your Protected Health Information MO886-4061

Notice of Privacy Practices regarding Personally Identifiable Information (PII) MO886-4590

CS-8 - Your Rights and Responsibility as a Recipient of Child Support Services


What’s this about child support?
Does your child have a legal father?
Child Support Brochure
¿Qué es esto de la Manutención de Niños?
¿Tiene su hijo un padre legitimo?
Folleto de Manutención Infantil
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