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Making private arrangements for child maintenance

May 19, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Blog

Child maintenance is the regular payment of financial support to a child or children’s primary caregiver (eg: the parent or guardian they live with for the majority of the time) by the non-residential caregiver. Some parents negotiate child maintenance through the family courts as part of a financial settlement, or use the Child Maintenance Service (CMS) to claim statutory child maintenance when communication between parents is difficult. However, it’s also possible to arrange child maintenance privately between you and your ex, with the professional guidance of a family law solicitor. Making private arrangements for child maintenance will require trust, cooperation and collaboration – which is why it ...

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