The Guides to Social Policy Law is a collection of publications designed to assist decision makers administering social policy law. The information contained in this publication is intended only as a guide to relevant legislation/policy. The information is accurate as at the date listed at the bottom of the page, but may be subject to change. To discuss individual circumstances please contact Services Australia.

Child Support Guide updates - 2023

6 February 2023 (v4.69)

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2.2.5 Alignment of care between child support & FTB Clarified policy.
4.1.8 Care percentage decisions Clarified policy.

3 January 2023 (v4.68)

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1.2.1 Amendments to the CSRC Act Updated to reflect legislative change.
1.7 Family & domestic violence New page.
2.4.2 Formula tables & values Added 2023 Costs of the Children Table.
2.4.4.10 Adjusted taxable income Updated to reflect legislative change.
2.6.10 Reason 4 - income of the child Updated examples.
3.4.3 CPI indexation for cost of living Added September 2022 consumer price index (CPI) figures.
4.2.5 The AAT review process Updated policy.
5.2.4 Employer obligations for collection from salary or wages Added 2023 protected earnings amount.
6.10 Family & domestic violence (deleted - see 1.7) Removed information (moved to 1.7).
6.10.1 Family & domestic violence (deleted - see 1.7) Removed information (moved to 1.7).