Child Maintenance Service Statistics

Latest data for Great Britain up to December 2019 by DWP

The charts below are interactive. You can explore DWP's Child Maintenance Service statistics by selecting a region from the dropdown or the map. For more information on how to use this visualisation, please click on the 'Help' tab above.

We will be produdcing a backseries for this data in a future release.

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Figure 1: The number of arrangements using the Child Maintenance Service to pay Child Maintenance
Figure 2: Distribution of arrangements with child maintenance arrangements managed by the Child Maintenance Service
Figure 3: The number of Direct Pay and Collect and Pay arrangements due to pay child maintenance
Figure 4: Percentage of all arrangements on CMS, for quarter ending December 2019