The following links are listed below to provide you with helpful, up-to-date information.
State of California Department of Child Support Services Website
Visit the State of California’s website to learn more about the Child Support Services Program.
Request a Filed Copy of a Declaration of Paternity Form
Find out how to obtain a copy of a Paternity Declaration that has been filed with the State Department of Child Support Services.
California Courts Self-Help Center/Family Law Facilitator
Every court in California has a lawyer who can help you with family law problems for free. These lawyers are called "Family Law Facilitators." Find one in your county.
File a Declaration of Paternity
Link directly to the POP page and find more information about the Declaration of Paternity form and process.
Amend a Birth Certificate
View step-by-step instructions on how to amend a birth certificate.
Rescind or Cancel a Filed Declaration of Paternity
Learn how to rescind or cancel a filed Declaration of Paternity.
State Office of Vital Records
Visit the website for the California Department of Public Health’s Office of Vital Records to learn about birth certificates and more.
POP Forms and Publications
Visit the State Department of Child Support Services’ POP page to access POP forms and publications.