Legal Information: Massachusetts

Child Support

Updated: 
October 24, 2018

How long does child support last?

A parent is obligated to support his/her child until the age of 18 at least, and until the age of 21 if the child is still living with a parent and primarily dependent upon that parent.1

1 M.G.L.A. 209C § 1; M.G.L.A. 208 § 28