Inventory of Government-Based Family Justice Services

Administrative Recalculation Office (Prince Edward Island)

Province/Territory
Prince Edward Island

Type of service
Support Recalculation Services

Services offered
The Administrative Recalculation Office automatically annually recalculates child support based on current income information. This Office can only recalculate child support in cases where the order or agreement states that the Office will do so (and where the discretion of the court is not required). This service enables the parties to update child support based on their incomes without going back to court.

Pilot or ongoing service
Ongoing service

Department responsible
Department of Justice and Public Safety, Family Law Section, Administrative Recalculation Office

How to access this service
You can start the recalculation process by filing with the Administrative Recalculation Office a registration form and attaching a copy of your order or agreement containing the recalculation clause.

Language(s)
English. Translation services are available, as required.

Publications/information
Government of P.E.I. Web site - Administrative Recalculation Office

Administrative Recalculation Office information brochure available in English and French, through contact person below.

Costs
No charge

Governing legislation/legislative authority
Family Law Act, R.S.P.E.I. 1988, Cap. F-2.1

Administrative Recalculation of Child Support Regulations

Contact person(s)
Nancy MacDonald
Recalculation Officer
Honourable C.R. McQuaid Family Law Centre
1 Harbourside Access Road, P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8
Telephone: 902-368-4109
Fax: 902-368-6934
Email:

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