courthouse
Office
165 Mary Street
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025
(812) 537-8884

Apply For Service

Who can Apply?

Anyone with legal custody of a child who needs assistance to:

  • Locate an absent parent
  • Establish the paternity of that child
  • Establish or modify a court order for the support of that child
  • Enforce a court order for the support of that child

 

Any man who belives he is the father of a child born out-of-wedlock and wants to establish paternity

What Does it Cost?

 There is no fee for applicants.

How do I get started?

Pick up an application at our office or download it by clicking on this link.
www.in.gov/dcs/support.htm
Fill out all pages as completely as possible.

You MUST bring all of the following to your appointment:

  • Birth certificates for each of your children
  • Social security cards for each of your children
  • Your driver's license or a state-issued photo ID
  • Copies of all court orders that pertain to divorce, paternity, guardianship, or child support
  • The completed application packet

If you fail to attend your intake appointment, or fail to provide all required information, your application may be denied.