Instructions: Complaint for support (G.L. c. 209, Section 32F) court form

Instructions and information to assist you in completing this form.

Complaint for Support (pursuant to G.L. c. 209 Sec. 32F) form

See G.L. c.209, Section 32F

Use this form only if no other order for support has been entered in any other action. (i.e. divorce or separate support, etc.)

No filing fee is required.

Service of complaint

Service of complaint on defendant is to be made in accordance with Massachusetts Rules of Domestic Relations Procedure Rule 4

Financial statements

If seeking child support, financial statements must be filed.

View this financial statements page for additional information, including the financial statement (short form) and instructions, and the financial statement (long form) and instructions.

See Supplemental Probate Court Rule 401.

Child Support Guidelines Worksheet

If seeking child support, the forms below must be filed.

Additional Resources for Child Support Guidelines Worksheet

Uniform Counsel Certification

Attorneys are required to file a Uniform Counsel Certification.

Additional Resources for Uniform Counsel Certification

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