1.6 Residence


This chapter describes how the Registrar will decide whether a parent is a resident of Australia for the purposes of the child support legislation; whether a child meets the residence requirements for a child support assessment; and what tests will be used to determine if a parent is a resident of a reciprocating jurisdiction.

WA ex-nuptial cases

The information in this chapter applies to WA ex-nuptial children.

In this chapter

This chapter contains the following sections:
Last reviewed: 10 August 2020