1.3.2 Objects of CSRC Act
The CSRC Act contains a statement of Parliament's intention in enacting that legislation.
CSRC Act section 3
Objects of the CSRC Act
The principal objects of the CSRC Act are to ensure:
- that children receive the financial support from their parents that the parents are liable to provide,
- that periodic amounts payable by parents towards the maintenance of their children are paid on a regular and timely basis, and
- that Australia is in a position to give effect to its obligations under international agreements or arrangements which relate to maintenance obligations arising from a family relationship, parentage or marriage.