Ohio Child Support Enforcement and Collection Information
Ohio Child Support Enforcement is overseen by the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services.
Child Support Services Available:
- Locate parent
- Paternity Establishment
- Establishment of a Support Order
- Medical Support
- Change to a Child Support Order (Review and Adjustment)
- Enforcement of an Order
- Collections and Disbursement
- Termination of Support
Child Support Contact Information:
Customer Inquiry: 1-800-686-1556
Interactive Voice Response: 1-800-860-2555
Payment Central: 1-888-965-2676
Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
30 East Broad Street 32nd Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215-3414
Normal Hours of Operation - Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Except State Holidays)
Questions related to individual child support cases must be directed to the county child support enforcement agencies (CSEA) that administers the case. Directory of CSEAs in Ohio
Child Support Calculator and Links
This information has been compiled directly from the most recently available child support enforcement information. Every effort has been made to assure that this information is correct and complete. Be aware that laws frequently change. Do not take any action based on this information without first consulting an attorney to be certain that the laws pertaining to your particular situation have not changed.
The language used in most cases on this page is legal terminology taken directly from the statutes and laws of each state. The terminology is not always easy to understand. If you are not sure of something you should consult an attorney so that you can fully understand the meaning of the laws.