Domestic Relations


Mission Statement

Our mission is to serve the public by providing child and spousal support services as authorized by federal and state law as well as local rules of court.

We will establish, modify and enforce orders of support and provide support collection services children and families in an effective and efficient manner. We will also establish paternity for children born out of wedlock.

We will perform our duties with professionalism and treat our clients with dignity and respect.

The Domestic Relations Office is a division of the Fayette County Court of Common Pleas. The Domestic Relations Office is primarily responsible for working with families to establish paternity and to establish and enforce support orders.

The employees of the Domestic Relations Office are trained to provide clients with information concerning support. The employees of the Domestic Relations Office are not permitted or licensed to provide legal advice on your case.

Please use the following link to register and then request a child support service.

request support services

Additional Information

For additional information you may also visit the Pennsylvania State Child Support website and the EPPI Card website.

If it is at all possible, please do not bring your child(ren) to conferences, hearings or any other appointments with this office unless the child in question is a part of a paternity action and DNA testing may need to be performed.