Friend of the Court

Child Support Payments

How to sign up for child support case information.

Payment Info Sign Up

Various ways to make child support payments.

Ways to Make Payments

Making Payments

Income Withholding

If you are employed, child support payments will typically be withheld from your pay. You must keep the Friend of the Court informed of your employment information. Please Email Us with the name, address and phone number of your employer.

Bill Pay


By Phone or Mail


PO Box 30351
Lansing, MI 48909-7851

Payment Coupons

In Person (cash only)

Receiving Payments

Debit Card

Direct Deposit

Special Instruction Coupon Payments

Your case manager may direct you to make payments with a Special Instruction Coupon.

This allows your payment to be distributed to your cases based on your instructions rather than the regular distribution hierarchy. If you are uncertain whether you should be using a Special Instruction Coupon, please contact us at