Iowa

Interactive Child Support Self-Help Forms

Authored By: Iowa Legal Aid

Forms for Child Support Modification - Online Interactive Forms

APPROVED IOWA COURT FORMS AND INSTRUCTIONS TO HELP Self-Represented Parties Modify Child Support Only

These forms are from the State of Iowa Courts. The links on this page take you to forms on the LawHelpInteractive site, where you can fill out the form and get a completed PDF of the form to file in court when you are done. If you do not want to fill out your form online, but would just like the packet of all possible forms to view or print (PDF), please go to the Iowa Courts Forms website here.


     Read These Two Guides Before Using Any Iowa Court Forms Listed Below:. .     

A Guide to Representing Yourself in an Iowa Court Case to Modify Child Support Only

Tips on Handling Your Own Case in Iowa Courts

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Use these forms to start the process to change child support: 

FL-301

Application to Modify Child Support Only
Instructions

FL-302

Coversheet for an Application to Modify Child Support Only
-- Do not give to the other party.

FL-303

Confidential Information Form

FL-304

Original Notice for Personal Service
Instructions

FL-305

Acceptance of Service of Original Notice
Instructions

FL-306

Directions for Service of Original Notice
Instructions

FL-309

Application and Affidavit to Defer Payment of Costs -- Optional: Use if you cannot afford to pay the court filing fees.
Instructions

 

Forms another party can use to answer the Application:

FL-315

Answer to Application to Modify Child Support Only -- Use this if the Applicant uses FL-301.
Instructions

FL-316

General Answer  Use this if Applicant does not use form FL-301.
Instructions

 

Forms either party can use in a Modification of Child Support Only case:

FL-322

Motion -- Optional; use this to ask a judge to take some action in your case. See the instructions for this form.
Instructions

FL-323

Response to a Motion -- Use this if a party files a Motion (FL-322) and you disagree with something asked for in the Motion.
Instructions

FL-324

Child Support Financial Statement  Each party must fill out one of these.
Instructions

FL-325

Affidavit of Mailing Notice -- Applicant must file this if he or she hasks the court for a Modification of Child Support Only default.

FL-326

Notice of Intent to File a Written Application for Default Decree -- Applicant uses this if the other party has not filed an Answer to the Application and the Applicant wants to ask the court for a final Decree.

FL-327

Request for Relief (Final Decree) in an Application to Modify Child Support Only
-- Either party can use this.  Usually the Applicant uses this if the other party has not filed an Answer to the Application and the Applicant wants to move forward and ask the court to sign a Decree to Modify Child Support.
Instructions

FL-328

Settlement Agreement for Application to Modify Child Support Only
(Use this if both parties agree.)
Instructions