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
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.
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.