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Landlord and Tenant Information


This information is meant to be a guide to Residential Eviction in Clay County. It is not legal advice, and should not be looked upon as such. This is compiled from a group of counties in Florida and the author expresses no opinion as to the validity of the contents and disclaims any liability based on the contents. Any person seeking legal advice should consult an attorney.

Residential Eviction for Failure to Pay Rent

The following information is designed for your use in the event of a residential Landlord/Tenant dispute on the grounds of failure to pay rent.

Since the Rules of Civil Procedure add an additional five days to the prescribed period when service is made by mail, it is the common practice in this county to personally serve the notice. The notice should indicate the date and manner of service.