Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Protecting Children, Strengthening Families, Building Communities




The Wisconsin Child Support Program

Starting March 1, 2020 interest debts will be included in the total administrative lien amount. You may see an increase in your administrative lien amount.

Please check with the local child support agency that manages your case regarding lien payoff amounts and instructions.

**Notice:  The administrative code Chapter DCF 150 Child Support Percentage of Income Standard was amended effective July 1, 2018.  BCS is in the process of updating information on this site to conform to those changes. **


The Wisconsin Child Support Program helps parents get court orders for financial and medical support for their children. It also enforces these support orders when needed, and makes sure that all money collected is paid out correctly. For more information on the Child Support Program choose from some of the topics below.