CSA arranges the collection of Child Maintenance . You can reach them by calling the CSA phone number: 0843 479 2501.
The CSA is also known as the Child Support Agency. CSA calculates how much child maintenance is owed to you.
They also assist with the collection of child maintenance. Call the CSA contact number. For general information: 0843 479 2501.
Information about child maintenance
Child maintenance is financial support. It can be used towards the everyday living costs, of a child. Child maintenance applies to parents that are separated.
If you have children, who are under 16 years of age. Then CSA or Child Maintenance Service can arrange child maintenance for you.
Both of these organisations, are known as ‘statutory child maintenance services’. When you apply for child maintenance. One of these services can help you.
For information about arranging child maintenance. Jus call the CSA phone number: 0843 479 2501.
Contact your local CSA office. If you want to apply for child maintenance. They will inform which service will take care of your case.
Find your local CSA office on this website https://www.gov.uk/child-support-agency.
Or call them on the CSA telephone number: 0843 479 2501.
Applying for child maintenance
You will need to provide some information to apply for child maintenance. You should provide your NI number. Also information about the child you are applying for. And your bank details.
It is very important to provide accurate information. As the information you provide. Will be used to set up your child maintenance payments. Or to locate the paying parent.
If they can’t get the information from either parent Then they may contact the paying parent’s employer. Or their bank.
You can get support with your child maintenance support. By calling the CSA phone number: 0843 479 2501.
It can takes 12 – 26 weeks for a decision on your application. If you provide the wrong information. It may take longer.
If you are unhappy with the child maintenance. You can appeal, an appeal can take a few months.
Firstly contact CSA to ask them to look over your application again. Let them know you don’t agree with your child maintenance decision.
You can discuss this further by calling the CSA phone number: 0843 479 2501.
If you want to speak to someone at CSA. Then call their customer services team. The direct CSA customer services number is: 0843 479 2501.
You can search for your nearest CSA office here https://www2.dwp.gov.uk/csa/v2/en/setup/apply-by-telephone.asp.
You can also arrange child maintenance yourself. You can apply for a ‘family-based arrangement’. This arrangement is an easy way to sort out child maintenance. If you and the other parent agree.
If you both agree to have a regular set amount. Then you can work out how much it will be. By using the child maintenance calculator https://www.gov.uk/calculate-your-child-maintenance
To find details about family-based arrangements. Go to this website http://www.cmoptions.org/en/family/index.asp
CSA’s main website is https://www.gov.uk/child-support-agency