There are three options for obtaining a Child Support Enforcement application.

  1. Online – Application for Child Support

  2. Telephone – Call Otero County CSEU at (719) 383-3100 to request an application.

  3. In person – Pick up an application at the Child Support Office located at 215 Raton, La Junta, CO 81050.  Check in with the Receptionist and ask to see a Child Support Technician. 

Submit your application, including the $20.00 non-refundable application fee, either by mail or in person.  

Mail to: 
Otero County Child Support Enforcement Unit
215 Raton
La Junta, CO  81050

The Child Support Enforcement unit will also need copies of the following documents, if they apply to your case: 



Child Support Enforcement (CSE) will close a case:

CSE may send a letter to you 60 days before closing the case. Even if a case is closed, it does not always mean that the non-custodial parent's legal duty to pay support will end. If new information about a case is received, the case may be reopened.