The BC Family Maintenance Agency (BCFMA) helps families and children with a support order or agreement get the child support and spousal support they are entitled to.

BCFMA works directly with the Government of BC to support the goals of increasing access to justice, reducing child poverty and delivering services to citizens in a customer-focused way. The Agency has built a foundation for services that is predictable, sustainable and able to change and expand as required.

Our Vision

Healthy and thriving families achieve their full potential and secure the best possible future for their children.

Our Mission

British Columbians who experience separation or divorce are supported in achieving and maintaining the best financial outcomes for their family.

Strategic Framework

The BCFMA 2021 – 2024 Strategic Framework reflects BCFMA’s new and bold direction considering:

  • changes to the BCFMA operating environment,
  • latest mandate commitments,
  • internal and external implications of the COVID-19 pandemic, and
  • direction received from the BCFMA Board.

What we do

BCFMA collects support payments from the payor and sends them on to the recipient. Find out more

BCFMA Reporting

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Board of Directors

A Board of Directors ensures the Agency serves the interests of BC families.

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