Child Support Payment Options

There are several convenient ways to make child support payments.   Click here to learn more or make a payment now. 

You can pay using your Visa, MasterCard, or bank account:

  • Pay Online: Please click here to make a payment with the California State Disbursement Unit.
  • Pay by Phone: Call 1-866-901-3212 (option 1).
  • Pay by Mobile App: Available for Android and iPhone, the CAChildSup mobile app lets you make electronic payments using your smartphone. Download the free CAChildSup app.

Pay by Mail: You can mail a check or money order to: CA SDU, PO BOX 989067, West Sacramento, CA 95798-9067.

Pay in Cash:

  • Use MoneyGram at these retail stores: MoneyGram charges a $1.99 fee. To make a payment, you will need your California child support Participant ID number and Receive Code 14630.

  • Use PayNearMe at 7-Eleven, Family Dollar and ACE Cash Express Stores.  See the locations here: PayNearMe charges a $1.99 fee. Get a personal barcode on PayNearMe's California child support page at  Present the barcode – either on a smart phone or on paper – to the participating cashier to be scanned at the counter.  You can reuse the barcode for future payments.

Ask Questions: If you have questions about any of the payment options, please contact us at Customer Connect or by phone at 1-866-901-3212 FREE.

Notice: It may take several days for your payment to be posted to your child support account.