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Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP)

Collection of court-ordered child support, spousal and partner support, and enforcement as needed.

Services and information

Find out if any changes in the Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) affect you.

The Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) collects court-ordered child support, spousal and partner support, and enforces as needed.

Find out who can register with the Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP).

View your Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) file status, update your file, contact your case officer – and get system updates.

Follow these steps to register for the Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP).

Obtain a new PIN and registration ID number to access your Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) account information.

The Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) collects court-ordered child support, spousal and partner support, and enforces as needed.

The Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) has changed how it enforces some types of section 7 expenses.

We need your help finding defaulting payors of support who are registered with the Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP).

The Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) can facilitate support payments if either the payor or recipient lives outside Alberta.

The Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) has reciprocal registration agreements with enforcement programs in other jurisdictions.

The Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) relies on the wording of support orders to enforce them, even with the recent changes to the act.

Starting February 26, 2018, Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) clients will have a designated case officer assigned to their file.

COVID-19 response

Our phone lines and case officers are very busy. We understand this is a stressful time, and we are doing our best to address our clients’ needs. Your patience is deeply appreciated. Read our Latest News page for more ways to contact MEP.

For more information about Alberta’s COVID-19 response, visit COVID-19 info for Albertans.

Contact

To connect with the Maintenance Enforcement Program.