The California State Disbursement Unit (SDU) is
responsible for receiving and processing support payments for
individuals with open cases through a local child support agency. The
SDU also receives and processes all support payments collected by
employers via wage withholding - including child support withholdings
from private support orders.
The SDU gives parents and employers more options for how child support payments are received and how child support payments are made.
Payments may be made by check or money order, credit card, or by electronic funds transfer from your bank account.-
Payments can be mailed to (ALWAYS write your SSN or participant number on your check):
|California State Disbursement Unit|
|PO Box 989067|
|West Sacramento, CA 95798-9067|
Payments may be received by check from the SDU, Electronic Pay Card (EPC) card or Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT).
Find Current Payment
To find the most recent payment information for your case ,go to the CSE Customer Connect website, or call the Interactive Voice Response system toll-free at 1-866-901-3212. Account balances are updated once each night on weekdays (except county and state holidays).
You will need your social security number and your Participant (PAR) ID to access your confidential case information in both systems.