Closed Facebook Groups
We have two fantastically supportive Facebook groups.
Organization to help you (paid service)
NZ Child Support Advocates – Karen Bevan has a degree in law and can help you deal with IRD. Her rates are very reasonable and this is alot cheaper than paying for a Lawyer.
Ex-NZ Family Court Lawyer (5 years experience) – Can help with Court Docs
Can Help You – no matter where in New Zealand you are.
Child Support Calculator
Child Support Admin Reviews
Helping you understand child support reviews. (Includes application form)
How to email MP’s – Have Your Say
Anyone can contact their local MP or the ministers in charge of the portfolio eg Anne Tolley – MSD or McLay – IRD.
Their contact details are here.
Also if a person thinks that the calculation is wrong they can and should write to IRD.
Please send correspondence about child support to:
PO Box 39010
Wellington Mail Centre
Lower Hutt 5045
This new system starting 1/4/2015 is a complete joke, There so many families that struggling now let alone trying to pay these new assessments that have put families at risk, Unemployment rates will increase and worst case suicide rates to rise.
Sign this petition and lets make a stand against a unfair and unjust system.
Commissioner of Inland Revenue Naomi Ferguson
Minister of Revenue Hon. Todd McClay
Recognise that modern families do not have a ‘one size fits all’ solution and postpone the 1 April 2015 Child Support changes until they can more fairly reflect real families in New Zealand
Application For An Administrative Review form
Child support review – statement of financial position IR178