Ottawa Divorce .com Forums

User CP

New posts


  Ottawa Divorce .com Forums > Main Category > Financial Issues

Financial Issues This forum is for discussing any of the financial issues involved in your divorce.

Thread Tools
Old 01-31-2018, 08:39 PM
Tandem80 Tandem80 is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2017
Posts: 160
Tandem80 is on a distinguished road
Default Maintenance enforcement program question

The application asks for an authorized bank withdrawal form.

I do not want to have automatic bank withdrawals nor do I want to provide my banking information.

It states on the Alberta government website payments can be made in all sorts of ways and doesnt specifically say it must be automatic bank withdrawals. If I send in my application will it be refused because I didnít not provide my banking information?

I have never missed a support payment but I am considering being the applicant for MEP for other various reasons.
Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2018, 07:11 AM
rockscan rockscan is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 3,394
rockscan will become famous soon enough

You can call and ask. FRO has similar language but doesnít move to enforcement until payments arenít made. My partner pays his like a bill monthly through the bank.
Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2018, 08:27 AM
arabian's Avatar
arabian arabian is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Western Canada
Posts: 10,203
arabian will become famous soon enough

best time to call MEP is a few minutes before 8:00 AM or a few minutes before 4:00 PM.

When you send in your registration package I'd simply attach a letter indicating that you do not want to have automatic payments but would instead like to pay .....

If you are unable to deviate from this then simply open up a PC/Simplii account and put that bank account number on form. Once your application is processed you can change the information online. That way MEP only has account information on an empty/rarely used bank account.
Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Question about Child and Spousal Support deevusone Divorce & Family Law 13 05-09-2012 09:08 PM
Mandatory Information Program in the Family Court Branches (April 4, 2011) SillyMe Divorce & Family Law 4 03-30-2011 01:38 PM
Hello and child support question noelle78 Introductions 13 01-25-2011 08:55 PM
UK dad being crippled by maintenance plus huge travel costs. Help! UKdad Divorce & Family Law 7 09-01-2009 08:26 PM
Mental Health Diversion Program + Refusal of Treatment ... NewOutlook Political Issues 1 10-16-2008 06:15 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:44 AM.