Children benefiting from effective family-based child maintenance arrangements after contacting the Child Maintenance Options service.
This publication provides data on numbers and percentages of effective family-based arrangements made by separated parents after contact with the Child Maintenance Options service.
This release provides quarterly preliminary estimates of the number of arrangements in place at the end of September 2015.
We publish quarterly preliminary estimates and an annual publication containing revised figures.
We’ve developed these statistics using guidelines set out by the UK Statistics Authority. We’ve labelled them as experimental statistics while they are being evaluated.