Tennessee Child Support Enforcement and Collection Information
In Tennessee, child support enforcement services are available locally through the district attorney's office, a state DHS office, or private agencies under contract with the state.
Child Support Services Available:
- Locating a child's parent(s) for the purpose of obtaining support or
- Establishing paternity.
- Establishing and enforcing child support orders.
- Establishing and enforcing orders for medical support, including health insurance coverage and cash medical support
- Modifying child support orders.
- Enforcing spousal support orders if child support is also involved.
Child Support Contact Information:
Customer Service Toll-Free Number: 1-800-838-6911
Customer Service Number in the Nashville Calling Area: 615-253-4394
Any parent or caretaker of a child who needs help with these services can apply, free of charge, at their local child support office.
Child Support Calculator and Links
Tennessee Child Support Enforcement
Tennessee Child Support Forms
Visit our online Tennessee Child Support Calculator
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.