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The income ranges are based on average weekly earnings for the June quarter of the previous child support year.

We use the average weekly earnings provided by Statistics New Zealand to create an annual figure.

The tables below are based on the June 2019 average weekly earnings.

All children aged 12 and under

Income range 1 child 2 children 3 or more children
$0.00 to $31,816 17 cents for each dollar 24 cents for each dollar 27 cents for each dollar
$31,817 to $63,633 $5,409 plus 15 cents for each dollar over $31,816 $7,636 plus 23 cents for each dollar over $31,816 $8,590 plus 26 cents for each dollar over $31,816
$63,634 to $95,499 $10,182 plus 12 cents for each dollar over $63,633 $14,954 plus 20 cents for each dollar over $63,633 $16,862 plus 25 cents for each dollar over $63,633
$95,450 to $127,266 $14,000 plus 10 cents for each dollar over $95,449 $21,317 plus 18 cents for each dollar over $95,449 $24,816 plus 24 cents for each dollar over $95,449
$127,267 to $159,082 $17,182 plus 7 cents for each dollar over $127,266 $27,044 plus 10 cents for each dollar over $127,266 $32,452 plus 18 cents for each dollar over $127,266
$159,083 and over $19,409 $30,226 $38,179

All children, or the oldest 3, are aged 13 and over

Income range 1 child 2 children 3 or more children
$0.00 to $31,816 23 cents for each dollar 29 cents for each dollar 32 cents for each dollar
$31,817 to $63,633 $7,318 plus 22 cents for each dollar over $31,816 $9,227 plus 28 cents for each dollar over $31,816 $10,181 plus 31 cents for each dollar over $31,816
$63,634 to $95,449 $14,318 plus 12 cents for each dollar over $63,633 $18,136 plus 25 cents for each dollar over $63,633 $20,044 plus 30 cents for each dollar over $63,633
$95,450 to $127,266 $18,136 plus 10 cents for each dollar over $95,449 $26,090 plus 20 cents for each dollar over $95,449 $29,589 plus 29 cents for each dollar over $95,449
$127,267 to $159,082 $21,318 plus 9 cents for each dollar over $127,266 $32,453 plus 13 cents for each dollar over $127,266 $38,816 plus 20 cents for each dollar over $127,266
$159,083 and over $24,181 $36,589 $45,179

At least 1 child aged 0 to 12 and 1 or 2 children aged 13 or over

Income range 2 children 3 or more children
$0.00 to $31,816 26.5 cents for each dollar 29.5 cents for each dollar
$31,817 to $63,633 $8,431 plus 25.5 cents for each dollar over $31,816 $9,386 plus 28.5 cents for each dollar over $31816
$63,634 to $95,449 $16,544 plus 22.5 cents for each dollar over $63,633 $18,454 plus 27.5 cents for each dollar over $63,633
$95,450 to $127,266 $23,703 plus 19 cents for each dollar over $95,449 $27,203 plus 26.5 cents for each dollar over $95,449
$127,267 to $159,082 $29,748 plus 11.5 cents for each dollar over $127,266 $35,635 plus 19 cents for each dollar over $127,266
$159,083 and over $33,407 $41,680