Effective June 1, 2023 the Lake County Circuit Clerk's Office will no longer be accpeting payments for maintenance/spousal support. Payments should be sent directly to the payee. Any payments recieved after May 31, 2023 will be returned.
Child Support payments are processed by the State Disbursement Unit, but the Child Support Division maintains a record of all payments processed whether through the State Disbursement Unit or the Circuit Clerk's Office. The Child Support Division only maintains payment records, they do not enforce child support.
State Disbursement Unit Payments
Child Support Services (Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services)
Circuit Clerk Payments