Publications and Forms

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Child support forms and publications may also be ordered using the OTDA Publications Order form.

Application for child support

Application for Child Support Services (PDF) (13 pages).

العربيةবাঙালি中文Kreyòl Ayisyen;

Note: Keep pages 1-4 for your reference. These pages contain important information you need to know about child support services. Complete and submit Parts A, B, and C to your local child support office.

Additional Child Information

If you are requesting support for more than two (2) children with the Other Party named in this application, complete and submit Additional Child Information (1 page) for each additional child:

B العربيةবাঙালি B中文 BKreyòl Ayisyen B한국어 BРУССКИЙ BESPAÑOL B

Information about Child Support Services

Information about Child Support Services (Part A: Pages 1–4):

A العربيةবাঙালি A中文 AKreyòl Ayisyen A한국어 AРУССКИЙ AESPAÑOL A

Forms for noncustodial parents

Affidavit of Net Worth

Driver License Suspension Request or Challenge

Mistake of Fact and/or Exempt Money Claim

Request for Review of Additional Amount

Department of Taxation and Finance Challenge

Professional License Suspension Claim

Other forms

Child Support Standards Chart (4515)

Acknowledgment of Parentage (5171)

RA-1715 العربية;  বাঙালি  5171-BE;  中文  5171-CH;  Kreyòl Ayisyen  5171-HA;  한국어  5171-KO;  РУССКИЙ  5171-RU;  ESPAÑOL 5171-SP

Direct Deposit Request

Child Support Brochures

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Child Support Services (1950)


Support Your Child Financially and Emotionally (4944)


Establishing Paternity—What Parents Need to Know (4719)


If Life Has Changed…So Can Your Child Support (4960)


A Driver's Manual for New Dads (4901)


Noncustodial Parent Earned Income Credit (5090)


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Employer Brochures

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Reference Guide for Employers

ESPAÑOL: Guía de Referencia para Empleadores sobre Sustento de Menores

Quick Reference Guide for Employers and Income Withholders

New Hire Reporting

Independent Contractors

Income Withholding Order/Notice for Support (IWO)

Lump Sum Payments and Child Support

National Medical Support Notice

Infographic: Employers

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Nondiscrimination Notice

New York State prohibits discrimination based on race, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, and in some cases, religion or political beliefs. New York State additionally prohibits discrimination based on gender identity, transgender status, gender dysphoria, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic violence victim status, pregnancy-related conditions, predisposing genetic characteristics, prior arrest or conviction record, familial status, and retaliation for opposing unlawful discriminatory practices.

To file a discrimination complaint relating to child support, the complaint must be made in writing and must include the following information:

Complaints must be signed by the person making the complaint and may be submitted by mail or email:

Division of Child Support Services
40 N. Pearl Street, 13-C
Albany, NY 12243


Glossary of Child Support Terms

Check the federal OCSE's Glossary of Child Support Terms (PDF) for definitions of child support terms and acronyms.