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Welcome to the MiSDU

Welcome to the new Michigan State Disbursement Unit (MiSDU) Website.

MiSDU is part of the Child Support System for the State of Michigan. Use this site for information about the MiSDU and how it will affect you by reading the "Frequently Asked Questions" (FAQs). 

Employer Payment
Make an Employer Payment Click the button below to make an Employer Payment.

Make an Employer Payment
Accepted Credit Cards and EChecks
Individual Payment
Make an Individual Payment Click the button below to make an Individual Payment.

Make an Individual Payment
Accepted Credit Cards
Receiving Payments
How to receive a payment Click the button below for more information on receiving payments.

Receiving Payments


  

Announcements

MiSDU survey responses


Thank you for your survey responses and suggestions.  MiSDU actively monitors your responses and suggestions to ensure we provide you with the relevant functionality and a website experience that addresses usability and security of your information. 
Most of you have provided feedback that the website redesign has been beneficial.  The most frequent improvement suggestion is to allow saving of banking and payment information.  We are actively evaluating the suggestion and will work towards a technology solution considering the added security protocols necessary for such functionality.  Meanwhile, please continue to provide your feedback and suggestions.

CREDIT AND DEBIT CARD PAYMENTS

WEBSITE and IVR payments can be made with -

  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Discover
  • VISA payments are only accepted on MiSDU.com

PAYMENT MAILING ADDRESS

Employer Payments: MiSDU, PO Box 30350, Lansing, MI 48909-7850 
Individual Payments: MiSDU, PO Box 30351, Lansing, MI 48909-7851

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MULTIPLE DEDUCTIONS

If you DO NOT receive a "Payment ID Number"; if you see a "System Error" message; if you see a "DECLINED" message; if your session "times out," or if you see an error message for any reason, please DO NOT submit another payment.  This may result in multiple deductions - which is a "PAYOR ERROR."  Your payment may not be refundable.

Please contact the MiSDU Outreach Department at 800-817-0805 option 1, M-F from 7:30-4:30 P.M. EST.

WEBSITE PAYMENT SETTLEMENT DATE - FRIENDLY REMINDER!

All payments made on the MiSDU Website will settle at midnight on the day of payment. Payment will debit from your account within 1 to 3 business days following the transaction. If your payment results in an NSF, or DECLINE, please DO NOT attempt to process another payment until you contact the MiSDU.

NEW HIRE REPORTING

For further information regarding new hire reporting, view the Michigan New Hires Operation Center’s Web site: www.mi-newhire.com or call 800-524-9846.

ROUTINE WEBSITE MAINTENANCE

Routine maintenance is conducted every Sunday morning on the MiSDU Website. Users may experience intermittent access between 1:00 am and 7:00 am. ‚Äč

We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience and understanding during maintenance.

ELECTRONIC PAYMENTS FOR PAYEES

Electronic Disbursement of Child Support: Recipients must choose payment by DIRECT DEPOSIT or DEBIT CARD. Please click 'Receiving Payment' at the top left of this home page.

WEBSITE ASSISTANCE

   Google Chrome is displaying a warning for our SSL certificate on www.misdu.com. Please be assured this is not a problem
   with the SSL certificate and your information is safe and secure.  The cryptography algorithm meets all  security and audit
   requirements.  T
his warning is being displayed as a result of Google’s recent policy change. Internet Explorer and other
   browsers are not impacted.  You may continue to safely use Google Chrome MiSDU transaction or use one of the
   other browsers.

 

    Due to discontinued support of Internet Explorer 9 beginning July 12, 2015, customers will need to choose a different browser
    for payment activity on MiSDU.com

Supported Browsers:

•        Internet Explorer 10

•        Safari

•        Chrome

•        *Firefox (latest version only)

Supported Mobile Browsers:

•        Internet Explorer

•        Safari

•        Chrome

     Please contact the MiSDU Outreach Department at 800-817-0805, option 1 if you have additional questions or need further
     assistance.

 

If you have questions or need assistance using the Website, please contact the MiSDU Outreach Department at 800-817-0805 or e-mail us at misduoutreach@michigan.gov.  The Outreach Department is only for employers or individuals with WEB PAYMENT questions.  All other inquiries regarding cases must be directed to the IVR.  For a list of County FOC IVR phone numbers click on 'Customer Service' on the top left corner of this home page.

Phishing Alert:

NACHA - The Electronic Payments Association has received reports that individuals and/or companies have received a fraudulent e-mail that has the appearance of being sent from NACHA.

Phishing e-mails always appear to be sent from a legitimate organization and combines a threat or a request for information; for example, an account is set to close, a balance is due, or seeking missing information from an account. The e-mail may ask the recipient to supply confidential information that could be used to conduct fraud.