Free Notice to Pay Rent or Quit

A notice to pay or quit puts the tenant on notice that they are delinquent on rent and must pay or they will be forced to vacate the rental property.

Create a Document in 3 Easy Steps
01
Get Started

Build your selected document.

02
Answer Questions

Answer a few simple questions with step-by-step instructions.

03
Download Document

Print & download forms instantly. Sign & make it legal.

Suppose you are a landlord who needs to remove a tenant from your rental property because of delinquent rent payments. The law places certain restrictions and regulations on how a landlord can proceed in order to get a tenant out of his/her property- sending a Notice to Pay or Quit is part of this process.


Using a Notice to Pay or Quit not only keeps you compliant with your state’s legal requirements, but it also creates a paper trail for you during the eviction process. Plus, having all the correct documentation may be necessary if you are forced to seek further legal action.

Frequently Asked Questions

A notice from a landlord informing a tenant that they are delinquent with their rental payment. It puts the tenant on notice that they must pay or they will be forced to vacate the rental property.

Most states require notice to be delivered to the tenant before eviction can be pursued. Even if your state allows you to immediately terminate the lease, use of the notice to persuade the tenant to pay the rent may be preferable to going through the eviction process.

To create your notice, you’ll need to provide:

  • The amount of rent owed;
  • The name, address, and phone number of the landlord;
  • The name(s) of the tenant(s)
  • The address of the premises;
  • The date the lease was signed;
  • The address where rent can be delivered;

Depending on your State, you may be asked additional questions

State laws control how this notice may be delivered. Generally, you'll have the option to mail, hand-deliver, or post the notice on the tenant’s door.

Why choose 360 Legal Forms?

Our exhaustive library of documents covers your personal, business, and real estate needs with all of your DIY legal forms.

Easy legal documents at your fingertips
Easy legal documents at your fingertips

Create professional documents for thousands of purposes.

Easily customized
Easily customized

Make unlimited documents and revisions. Sign online in seconds.

Applicable to all 50 states
Applicable to all 50 states

Our documents are vetted by lawyers and are applicable to all 50 states.