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Child Custody and Support

This is a guide to laws, books, and other resources covering child support and child custody.

Children & Family Law Forms

The library is unable to determine what form you should use and we cannot assist you in filling out any form.

 Learn about legal forms

If you need information on Texas child custody and support laws and resources that help explain the law, please see our Child Custody and Support research guide.

Online Forms

Establish Custody, Visitation, or Child Support

Appear in Court Remotely


Authorization Agreements, etc.

Modify Custody, Visitation, or Child Support

Enforce Visitation or Possession

Temporary Restraining Orders & Injunctions in Child Custody Emergencies


Register an Out-of-State Custody Order

Termination of Parental Rights

Note: We are often asked for forms for filing a general termination of parental rights case. We are not aware of any online forms for this procedure, but we do have drafting guides with sample forms and instructions in our collection. Please see the Termination of Parental Rights guide for more info.


E-Books from the Texas State Law Library

Many of the e-books available through the State Law Library contain forms or drafting guides. To access, first get a free library account online with the Texas State Law Library.

Our librarians recommend:

Other Places to Find Forms

Court websites

Books or e-books from the State Law Library or a law library near you

An attorney

  • An attorney could create a custom form for you. If you are not able to find the legal form you are looking for, one may not exist in a pre-prepared format and you may need to seek help from a lawyer.
  • To find an attorney, see the resources on our Legal Help guide.