California Child Support Login | Make a Payment

California provides a way for a noncustodial parent to make electronic payments online. There is another website that allows a parent to obtain child support information.

How to Enroll

Step 1: In order to enroll in the online payments system, go to this website:



Step 2: Enter the following information:

  • Participant ID
  • Social Security Number
  • Username

Step 2: Enter the following information:

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Address
  • City
  • Zip
  • Country
  • Phone number
  • Email Address

Step 4: Click “submit”

Step 5: On the next page you will be sent a temporary password. Once you receive and enter that, you will be directed to a change password page that allows you to create your own password.


How to Login:

Step 1: If you are already registered and want to login, go to this page:



Step 2: Enter your user name and password and click “submit”.

  • If you forget your username, go to this page and enter your Participant ID and Social Security Number:
  • If you forget your password, go to this page and enter your User Name, Particiapnt ID and Social Security number and click “submit”.


How to Apply for Child Support:

In California, you can apply online for child support by going to this website:



Step 1: Enter your email address.

Step 2: Enter your First and Last Name

Step 3: Read terms and conditions and click “agree”

Step 4: Click “submit”

You can enter your information in the following pages to apply for services or you can print and fill out  this application and bring it to your local child support office or mail it to your local child support office.