If you are a parent looking to apply for child support in Wisconsin, you will need to complete an application. The application can be found online at the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families website. Follow the step-by-step guide we set out for you in this guide.

Requirements for Wisconsin Child Support Application

  • Proof of identity (driver’s license, birth certificate, Social Security card, etc.)
  • Proof of income (pay stubs, bank statements, Social Security benefits, etc.)
  • Proof of residency (lease agreement, utility bills, etc.)
  • Proof of child’s birth (birth certificate, etc.)
  • Child’s Social Security number
  • Parent’s Social Security number

Services Provided by WI Child Support Application

When requesting child support in Wi, they can provide services such as:

  1. The Wisconsin child support computer system with details regarding the court case and support orders.
  2. Work with employers to deduct money from paycheques for child support.
  3. Processing of payments, Payment collection, registration, and transmission.
  4. Fees for collection, registration, and delivery.
  5. Monthly account statements are provided.
  6. Distributing payment vouchers.
  7. A variety of payment options for clients.
  8. Parents receiving child support should have the option of direct deposit and debit cards, as well as telephone and online payment information and the ability to correct account balance problems.

When your application is already processed, you may be offered:

  1. Discover the other parent’s whereabouts and their resources.
  2. Plan genetic testing for the kid and the prospective parent(s) of the child.
  3. To create a support order and formally identify the father, prepare the paperwork and take the case to court.
  4. Ensure that the child’s (children’s) health insurance is provided by one or both parents.
  5. Use every legal means at your disposal to pursue the support owing.
  6. Whether required, review the child support order to see if it has to be modified; and completion of the meal order, if required.

Steps to Apply For Child Support in Wisconsin

  1. Go to the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families website and download the application.
  2. Fill out the application completely and accurately.
  3. Gather the necessary documents and proof of identity, income, residency, etc.
  4. Mail the application and supporting documents to the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families.
  5. Wait to be informed that the application has been processed and approved.
  6. Once approved, the parent will receive an order for support.

Download Child Support Wi Application Forms

To download our Application Form we will choose the one we require according to our case.

Parent Form Application For Child Support Wisconsin Services

If you are a Parent who wants to apply for Child Support services download the Parent Form.


Child Support Wi Application Form

Guardian Form Application for Child Support Wisconsin Services

If you are the legal guardian of the child and want to apply for services Download the Guardian Form.


Child Support Wi Wisconsin Application Form Guardian

Once you have completed the forms you can send them in or take them to the nearest Child Support Wi Local Office. (Look Here)

Families participating in many welfare programs immediately get case management services; there is no application process. When you use case management services, certain costs could be involved.

For more information, or to find out if you are eligible for child support in Wisconsin, please visit the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families website at https://dcf.wisconsin.gov/cs/home.