Maintenance Court Johannesburg
There are number of child maintenance courts in Johannesburg.
Below are local maintenance courts that could be close to your area:
- Johannesburg Family Court Centre – Magistrates’ Court
- Johannesburg Central Magistrate Court – Magistrates’ Court
- Hillbrow Magistrates Court – Magistrates’ Court
To claim child maintenance/child support, you should visit your closest maintenance court in your area.
Maintenance Court Procedure
Find out where about is the closest magistrates’ court in your area and pay them a visit. The following will be required:
- Birth certificate of your child/children.
- Your identity document.
- Proof of residence.
- A divorce settlement.
- Proof of your monthly income and expenses.
- The personal details of the parent required to pay maintenance such as their name, surname physical and work address.
- Copy of your bank statement.
In attempt to claim maintenance, you will have to fill in a detailed form stipulated by the Magistrate’s Court. This form shall request all details regarding your income and expenses – lighter expenses such as entertainment and pocket money are also included. Expenses of parents and the child are however, listed separately.
The court however, will take a number of factors into consideration when stipulating the amount of maintenance that should be paid. Both parent’s income will be analysed and the court’s decision will be based accordingly.
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