You have several options when making a payment on your child support case:
Notice: It may take several days for your payment to be posted to your child support account.
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You have several options when receiving a child support payment:
By enrolling in direct deposit, your payment is automatically deposited into your checking or savings account. You may enroll in direct deposit by contacting the SDU at 1 (866) 901-3212 or by enrolling on-line.
An EPC card is a MasterCard card. When a payment is received and processed, it is applied to the EPC card. You may enroll to receive an EPC card by contacting the SDU at 1 (866) 901-3212 or by enrolling on-line.
Receive checks in the mail to your address on file with the Department of Child Support Services. The checks will be mailed by the State Disbursement unit. If the non-custodial parent has made a payment but you did not receive a check, please contact us to ensure your correct address is on file. If the address on file is not accurate, you can update it by contacting us at 1 (866) 901-3212 or log into our self- serve Customer Connect website.
Check payment status by visiting the CA State Child Support Customer Connect website Customer Connect website.
Please feel free to contact your caseworker at 1 (866) 901-3212 for further assistance.