A sample of a child support contract is available at e Sample Letters. After a divorce, parents can use this template to specify the duties each parent is responsible for fulfilling. Both parents must fill out and sign the form.
The beginning of the form states it is an agreement with the parents and lists their names, shows e Sample Letters. After a short introduction stating the intent of the agreement, the form lists specific factors of concern. The child's living arrangements appear first, followed by a commitment of cooperation from both parents. The next issue is the allowed physical proximity of the parents' homes. The last topic, financial matters, makes the parents state each of their financial obligations regarding the child's food, possessions, bills and social activities. When complete, both parents sign the document at the bottom of the page.