Arizona Child Support Collections and Fees

Any form of income earned is subject to wage garnishment in Arizona. This includes the noncustodial parent’s disposable earnings and any bonuses or lump-sum payments owed to the noncustodial parent. It is extremely important that an employer comply with any order for child support garnishment against one of its employees, as nonpayment will result in accumulated interest on payments owed, as well as damaged credit for the employee. The employer may also be held liable for any refusal to enforce a support order not made in good faith. The following information sets out some of the basics on wage garnishment in Arizona, as well as contact information for the Arizona Office of Child Support.

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