Support payments and support payment handling fees must be paid to the Support Payment Clearinghouse. Below are various methods to make your payment if you are not on an "Income Withholding Order" or a "Wage Withholding Order."
To help ensure you receive proper credit for your payments please include your name and ATLAS case number with your payment. Without these, payments may be delayed.
The Support Payment Clearinghouse accepts checks and money orders through the mail. The “State of Arizona Child Support Payment Gateway” accepts credit card and debit card payments (with AMERICAN EXPRESS, MASTERCARD, VISA and DISCOVER) on the internet, or pay by phone options are also available.
Local Division of Child Support offices will also accept payments. See the list of offices for the location nearest you.
To make a payment using any of the payment options (Internet, phone, or in person) you may need some, or all of the following information:
- ATLAS case number
- Mailing address and zip code
- Credit card number, your three digit verification number(on the back of the card), and expiration date
- Bank account number, and your bank routing number (normally the first group of numbers on the bottom of a personal check)
Follow this link to the State of Arizona Payment Gateway.
Pay By Phone:
You can call the Arizona Payment Gateway at 1-866-562-0140, DCSS Customer Service at 602-252-4045, or toll free in Arizona at 1-800-882-4151.
Support Payment Clearinghouse
Mail to: Support Payment Clearinghouse
PO Box 52107
Phoenix, AZ 85072-2107
Note: Correspondence should not besubmitted with a check.
Overnight Express Payments:
Arizona Department of Economic Security
DCSS - SDU S/C 019A - Mail Drop 7214
1789 West Jefferson, 3rd Floor SW
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Note: Correspondence should not be submitted with a check.
Third Party Options:
Various third party vendors will accept child support payments and forward them to the Arizona Support Payment Clearinghouse. Please note that this third party vendor may charge additional fees to facilitate collection of child support payments.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
Follow this link to Frequently Asked Questions about the State of Arizona Child Support Payment Gateway.
You can make child support payments in the following offices.