Policy paper

Child maintenance reforms: how we will evaluate them

This document explains the department’s plans for evaluating changes to the child maintenance system.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Child maintenance reforms evaluation strategy

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This evaluation strategy sets out the department’s intentions for the evaluation, highlights the estimated effects of the reforms along with the main aims and objectives. The evaluation will consider a variety of different data sources including management information already being published as experimental statistics on the 2012 scheme, surveys and research.

Published 19 December 2014