Child Support Agency live caseload decreasing gradually

child support romfordAccording to the Agency’s latest quarterly summary, the live caseload decreased 1% in the quarter ending June 2014. There was a slightly larger reduction in those due to pay using the Collection Service than those to pay via the Maintenance Direct service.

The rate of decrease for the live caseload under the 1993/2003 Scheme is steadily decreasing. As of 25 November 2013, all new child maintenance applications are being made using the 2012 scheme. Therefore the 1993/2003 scheme caseloads are expected to decline steadily.