Compromise of Arrears Program
If you owe child support arrears to the state, you may qualify for the Compromise of Arrears Program. In order to be eligible for this program you must meet the following criteria:
The Compromise of Arrears Program is a debt forgiveness program to assist parties who owe child support arrears assigned to the State of California. For the application forms and instructions to complete and apply for the forgiveness program, please click the following link:
COAP Packet (English | Spanish)
You may call us at 1-866-901-3212 with your questions regarding the forgiveness program.
You can also reach a Child Support Professional using our Chat feature between the hours of 8AM - 5PM, Monday - Friday. To chat online with a representative , please click the Live Chat icon at the top of the left menu.
State Compromise of Arrears Program Information