Sign in to your child maintenance case

Select a sign in option:

Parents and Guardians

Sign in if you are a parent, grandparent or other guardian who pays or receives child maintenance.

Northern Ireland

If your case is based in Northern Ireland, sign in here.

Register to manage your case online

If you already have a child maintenance case, you can manage your case online. Find out how to sign in.

If you do not have a child maintenance case, find more information about the Child Maintenance Service and making a child maintenance arrangement.


Sign in if you are an employer who pays your employees’ child maintenance through their earnings.

The Department for Work and Pensions has taken steps to make sure it can continue to deliver essential services during the coronavirus (COVID -19) outbreak. This will unfortunately affect some other services it provides including the Child Maintenance Service.

We are moving towards delivering a full service again and have published answers to some of the questions we are most often asked in the links below.

Visit to find out more about how to manage your child maintenance service case.

Visit for the latest advice about coronavirus.