Minimum annual rate of child support

Amendment act sets the minimum annual rate of child support at $871 for the child support year commencing 1 Apr 2013.

The legislation sets out a minimum annual rate of child support, where a liable parent has been assessed as having to pay child support in relation to any qualifying children. The rate is currently set at $871 for the child support year commencing on 1 April 2013. The rate is adjusted each year by inflation.