Inventory of Government-Based Family Justice Services

A Guide to Changing Child Support Orders in Manitoba

Province/Territory
Manitoba

Type of service
Support Recalculation Services

Services offered
Manitoba Justice developed a guide to help parents change (vary) their child support order in Manitoba. A Guide to Changing Child Support Orders in Manitoba is for parents who pay child support and for parents who receive child support, and contains general information regarding the Courts' requirements, procedures and the documents parents need to apply to court to change a child support order in Manitoba or to request a recalculation through the Child Support Recalculation Service.

Pilot or ongoing service
Ongoing service

Department responsible
Manitoba Department of Justice

How to access this service
The guide is available in printed copy free of charge at the locations listed below. The guide can also be accessed on line at: http://www.gov.mb.ca/justice/family/changembsupportorder.html

Location(s)
A Guide to Changing Child Support Orders in Manitoba is available at all court offices, Maintenance Enforcement offices, the Family Law Section, Legal Services Branch of Manitoba Justice, The Community Legal Education Association and all Manitoba Legal Aid offices.
[ Service(s) offered ]

Language(s)
English and French

Publications/information
The Guide is available on Manitoba's Justice web site at:
http://www.gov.mb.ca/justice/family/law/guide/pubs/childsupportbook.pdf

Costs
No charge

Governing legislation/legislative authority
Not applicable

Contact person(s)
Family Law Section, Legal Services Branch
Manitoba Justice
1230 - 405 Broadway
Winnipeg, MB R3C 3L6
Telephone: 204-945-0268
Fax: 204-948-2004
Toll free: 1-800-282-8069 (Ext. 0268) in Manitoba

Manitoba court offices at:
http://www.manitobacourts.mb.ca

Community Legal Education Association (Manitoba) CLEA
205 - 414 Graham Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 0L8
Telephone: 204-943-2382
Fax: 204-943-3600
Law Phone-In & Lawyer Referral Program
Toll free: 1-800-262-8800 in Manitoba
Web site: http://www.communitylegal.mb.ca

Legal Aid Manitoba
Application Centre - Winnipeg
100 – 287 Broadway
Winnipeg MB R3C 0R9
Telephone: 204-985- 8500
Fax: 204-949-9216
Toll free: 1-800-261-2960 in Manitoba
http://www.legalaid.mb.ca

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