State Disbursement Unit

South Carolina has established a centralized State Disbursement Unit (SDU) in accordance with 45 CFR 302.32 and South Carolina Code § 63-17-610 (2016) for the purpose of collecting and disbursing child support statewide.

The SDU collects and distributes child and spousal support payments for cases managed by DSS and all private support cases enforced by the Clerks of Court.

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Do you have a complaint regarding services being provided to a child by a state agency? Please submit your complaint by phone (1-800-206-1957) or an electronic submission form here with the South Carolina Department of Children's Advocacy.