Virginia Child Support Enforcement and Collection Information
The Division of Child Support Enforcement (DCSE) is part of the Virginia Department of Social Services.
The Virgina Division of Child Support Enforcement offers the following services:
- Locating the non-custodial parent
- Legally establishing the father of a child (paternity)
- Establishing and enforcing support orders
- Working with other states when either parent does not live in Virginia
Child Support Contact Information:
Customer service representatives are available Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST, by calling 1-800-468-8894. If a representative is not able to answer your question, the representative can send an electronic message to the appropriate worker for follow-up. Call volume is high on Monday and Tuesday, so you may want to try your call later in the week.
Find the regional child support office that handles your case.
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.