Enforcement of Child Support Obligations

When a parent fails to pay the court-ordered child support or does not pay the full amount, the child support enforcement agency may do one or more of the following:

  • Wage garnishment
  • Tax intercept
  • Non-compliance notice
  • Credit Reporting
  • Passport Denial
  • Liens
  • Court Action- If court action is necessary and the non-custodial parent lives in Alamance County; the papers are given to the Alamance County Sherriff’s department to serve.If the non-custodial parent lives in another county, the papers are given to the county sheriff where the non-custodial parent lives.