A secure way for parents to apply for child support and access important case information – any time, any day.
Whether applying for services, paying or receiving support, parents can create a unique user ID and password to view payment information, hearing dates, enforcement measures in place, update contact information and receive occasional announcements affecting their case.
Using the Child Support Portal is easy and convenient.
Click to watch a short “how to” video.
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.
Click here for information about customer service and the Interactive Voice Response system (IVR).
- Information for Parents Paying Support
- Information for Parents Receiving Support
- Information for Employers
You may have unclaimed money…
Millions of dollars are transferred to the SC State Treasurer’s Unclaimed Property Program each year by organizations, including the SCDSS Child Support Services Division, when the rightful owners cannot be located. It only takes a minute to find out! Click the button below.