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Child Support Agency statistics

Statistics on the Child Support Agency's 1993 and 2003 statutory child maintenance schemes and CSA case closures.

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for the child maintenance system in Great Britain. It funds information and support for separating parents and runs the statutory child maintenance schemes, currently operated through the Child Support Agency (CSA) and the Child Maintenance Service (CMS).

There is contact information and more about DWP statistics on the Statistics at DWP page.

Quarterly summary statistics

These publications cover the 1993 and 2003 statutory child maintenance schemes.

  1. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: March 2016

    • National Statistics
  2. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: December 2015

    • National Statistics
  3. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: September 2015

    • National Statistics
  4. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: June 2015

    • National Statistics
  5. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: March 2015

    • National Statistics
  6. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: December 2014

    • National Statistics
  7. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: September 2014

    • National Statistics
  8. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: June 2014

    • National Statistics
  9. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: March 2014

    • National Statistics
  10. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: December 2013

    • National Statistics
  11. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: September 2013

    • National Statistics
  12. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: June 2013

    • National Statistics
  13. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: March 2013

    • National Statistics
  14. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: December 2012

    • National Statistics
  15. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: September 2012

    • National Statistics
  16. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: June 2012

    • National Statistics
  17. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: March 2012

    • National Statistics
  18. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: December 2011

    • National Statistics

Quarterly summary statistics: policies and methodology

We’ve published details of our policies and methodology related to the CSA QSS for pre-December 2013 and post December 2013 separately below.

In December 2013 some of the methodologies used to produce the CSA QSS changed.

  1. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: policy and methodology pre-December 2013

    • National Statistics
  2. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: policy and methodology post-December 2013

    • National Statistics

Quarterly summary statistics: consultations

We ran a consultation on proposed changes to methodology and a response to this was published on 19 September 2013.

An earlier consultation was published in 2009. This is available on the National Archive.

  1. Changes to the Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics

    • Consultation outcome

CSA case closure statistics

Quarterly experimental statistics on the progress of Child Support Agency (CSA) case closures.

  1. Child Support Agency case closures

    • Official Statistics

2012 child maintenance scheme statistics

Experimental Statistics on the 2012 scheme are published separately.

The publication below provides details on the strategy for the publication of information about the 2012 scheme.

  1. Publication strategy for the 2012 scheme administered by the Child Maintenance Service

    • Guidance