Electronic Payments

For your convenience, we offer five (5) fast, easy and secure electronic payment options. To determine which option best meets your needs, please see the chart below.

Electronic Payment Options

Online

Telephone

Credit Card

Debit/Bank Account

Cash

Registration Fee

Processing Fee

Days Before
Payment is Credited
to Your Account

e-childspay.com

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Yes**

7

ExpertPay.com

Yes

No

No

Yes

No

Yes*

No

5

Pay by Phone
1-866-645-6348

No

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Yes**

7

Self Service Payment Kiosk Walk up locations No Yes No Yes No Yes*** 3
www.childsupportpay.com Yes No Yes No No No Yes**** 3

    *Expertpay.com (bank account debit) - You will need to register to use this service and pay a one-time registration fee of $2.50.  There is a validation period to verify your checking or savings account information.

    **e-childspay.com and Pay by Phone (credit card) -The processing fee schedule is as follows: 

    Payments of $0.01 to $500.00 are charged flat rate fee of $14.95.  Payments of $500.01 or more are charged a fee of 2.95%.

    ***Self Service Kiosk - The processing fee schedule is as follows:

    Cash: $0.01 - $500.00 = $3.00. 
    Credit/Debit Card:

    $0.01 ‐ $19.99 = $3.99
    $20.00 ‐ $49.99 = $5.99
    $50.00 ‐ $99.99 =  $7.99
    $100.00 ‐ $199.99 =  $9.99
    $200.00 and up 6% of payment

    **** childsupportpay.com (credit/debit card) -The processing fee schedule is as follows:

    $0.01 ‐ $19.99 = $3.99
    $20.00 ‐ $49.99 =  $5.99
    $50.00 ‐ $99.99 =  $7.99
    $100.00 ‐ $199.99 =  $9.99
    $200.00 and up 7% of payment

    There is an additional $2.00 charge for customer service agent assistance

    Self Service Payment Kiosk Locations:

    Division of Child Support Services, Springfield Region (lobby)
    509 S. 6th Street
    Springfield, IL 62701

    Division of Child Support Services, Aurora Region (first floor)

    280 East Indian Trail
    Aurora, Illinois 60505

    Dupage County Courthouse (first floor)
    505 N. County Farm Road
    Wheaton, IL 60187

    Kane County Circuit Clerk (first floor)
    540 Randall Road
    St Charles, IL 60174

    Will County Courthouse (second floor)
    14 W. Jefferson Street
    Joilet, IL 60432

    Lake County Courthouse (first floor)
    18 N. County
    Waukegan, IL 60085

    Winnebago County Courthouse (fourth floor)
    400 W. State Street
    Rockford, IL 61101

    Madison CountyCourthouse
    157 N. Main Street
    Edwardsville, IL 62025

    Mail Payments

    Illinois State Disbursement Unit (SDU)
    P.O. Box 5400
    Carol Stream, IL 60197-5400

    When directing payments to the Illinois State Disbursement Unit, you must provide the following information for each payment for each separate order:

    • The Illinois court where the order was entered
    • The case/docket number
    • The obligor's Social Security number
    • The payment amount for each case/docket number if there is more than one order


    All checks should be made payable to the Illinois State Disbursement Unit.

    If you are making a payment because you have received a notice that we are pursuing additional enforcement such as suspending your Driver's License, Passport, or due to a Lien, etc., please submit your payment to:

    Illinois State Disbursement Unit (SDU)
    Attn: (insert Enforcement Remedy such as Driver's License, Passport, Lien, etc.)
    P.O. Box 4614
    Carol Stream, IL 60197-4614

     

    *Maintenance only payments are not to be sent to the SDU*
     
    The purpose of the State Disbursement Unit is to process and record child support payments.
    Maintenance payments in conjunction with child support orders can be processed through the SDU.
    When the SDU becomes aware of a maintenance payment or anything other than a child support payment (i.e. attorney’s fees) the SDU is required to return the payment to the sender.

     


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