Payer is Overseas

Payer is overseas - Stage 1 or 2

Australia (1.1.A.120) has reciprocal child support (1.1.C.20) arrangements with a number of countries. These arrangements allow for the mutual recognition and enforcement of maintenance (1.1.M.10).

For more information and a list of countries with which Australia has reciprocal arrangements refer to the overseas cases section of Child Support's 'The Guide'.

Policy reference: FA Guide Determining which Stage of the CSS Applies

Last reviewed: 20 September 2016