Child Support

The Lyon County Child Support Enforcement Division of the District Attorney works for parents and guardians collecting child support. The office is located in the Yerington office of the District Attorney and is staffed Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Each case is assigned to a caseworker who is the primary contact for your case. It is important to provide all the information needed for the office to pursue your case.

If you are interested in filing a case, you can print the application form and send it to our office at 31 S. Main Street, Yerington, NV 89447 or you can fax in your application to our office at (775) 463-6528.

The Child Support Office schedules monthly hours in Silver Springs, Dayton and Fernley to meet regarding child support cases. Please contact the office to schedule a time in Silver Springs, Dayton or Fernley.

What Documents to Include with your Application

- A 4000 Application.
- Copies of any court orders mentioning child support, in their entirety. 
- Copies of the Birth Certificate for the child(ren).
- Copies of Insurance cards for the childr(en).
- Copies of SSN cards for the child(ren).
** We may need you to fill out other forms based on whether the father is listed on the birth certificate and whether the non-custodial parent lives in state or out of state. Please see our Opening a Case page for more specific details. **


How to Pay your Child Support



You can pay your Nevada child support payment anytime, anywhere, online or by phone.

You can call our State Collection and Disbursement Unit (SCaDU) Monday- Friday / 8am-5pm (pacific standard time) excluding holidays by dialing (702) 486-1085.

You can mail payments to SCaDU, P.O. Box 98950, Las Vegas, NV 89193-8950.
Payments must be in the form of a cashier's check, money order, or business check.

You can also make payments at our Yerington office. The office is only able to collect cash (exact amount), cashier's check or money order at the office.