Domestic Relations

During most weather related building closures virtual appointments will not be cancelled. Please check your notices. 

We ask that clients have an appointment so we can assist you in a timely fashion. Many appointments can be handled by phone or virtually. Appearing with no appointment may result in long wait times or the person you seek may not be available. Please call ahead. 

Intake/new case filing

New cases can be filed online at

The website also provides many answers to questions about opening a case with us.

We also accept walkin applications at our office Monday -Friday 8:30 – 3:30.

We have a mail in packet and you may request a packet to be mailed to you by emailing us 

at [email protected] or leaving a message at 610-344-5908.   

Other filings

We will continue to accept filings by mail and in person at our window.


Payments can be made online at with various options or by mail to PA SCDU, PO Box 69110, Harrisburg, PA 17106-9110 (include your SSN or Member ID on the payment for proper identification)

Enforcement Officers

Enforcement officers conduct meetings by phone or zoom. If your officer is unable to resolve your matter by phone or virtual meeting, an appointment can be made for you.


Most support conferences will be held by phone, but hearings are held in person. Your notice will provide complete instructions.

For everyone's safety we ask that you do not attempt to come in if you are sick or feel you may be had direct exposure to someone with COVID-19.  Thank you.

The Chester County Domestic Relations office handles the establishment and collection of Child and/or spousal support Orders, as well as Paternity establishment. We are located in the Justice Center in West Chester. 

Throughout Pennsylvania, clients, attorneys and employers are able to access and manage their child support accounts online at

This is a full service website providing answers to most child support and payment related questions.   Clients may also start a support action online using our eServices option; or sign up for text /email alerts about your case.

 If you are not able to find the help you require using our convenient online options, please call or visit our office using the contact information shown on the right side of this page.