Nebraska Eviction Notice Forms

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A Nebraska eviction notice form to pay rent is a written document that states a tenant has a certain number of days to pay the rent (7 in Nebraska) or to vacate the premises. Additionally, there are other notice forms for other possible grounds for evictions in Nebraska.

Read further to learn about what information is required on an eviction notice for it to be valid, legally acceptable ways of delivering notices and types of notices for all possible grounds for evictions.

Information Required for all Nebraska Notices

A Nebraska landlord is expected to provide some basic information on all notices. This information includes:

  • The date of the notice.
  • The name of the tenant(s).
  • The address of the rental property.
  • The name, contact information, and signature of the person issuing the notice.
  • The reason the notice is being issued.
  • The amount of time the tenant has to remedy the situation or vacate the property.
  • A statement indicating how the notice was provided to the tenant.

Acceptable Ways of Delivering Notices

In the state of Nebraska the landlord may provide the tenant with a copy of the eviction notice in one of three ways. The landlord may:

  • Hand deliver the notice to the tenant.
  • Mail the notice to the tenant through 1st class mail.
  • Post the notice at the door of the rental property.

Types of Eviction Notices

Each possible grounds for eviction has its own process and notice requirements.

Eviction Notice for Failure to Pay Rent – 7 Day Notice to Quit

In the State of Nebraska, a landlord is required to provide his/her tenant with a written 7 Day Notice to Quit before proceeding with the eviction process when a tenant has failed to pay rent . This notice must provide the tenant with 7 days to pay outstanding rent.

Along with information that must be included in all Nebraska notices, the 7 Day Notice to Quit must include:

  • Indication of the month(s) for which there is outstanding rent due.
  • The amount of rent due for each month with an outstanding balance.
  • A statement indicating the total amount of outstanding rent as well as the amount of fees owed.

Get the downloadable 7 Day Notice to Quit template form below (.pdf direct link)

Eviction Notice for Lease Violation – 14/30 Day to Quit Notice of Noncompliance

In the state of Nebraska, a landlord is required to provide the tenant with a written 14/30 Day to Quit Notice of Noncompliance when the tenant has violated the terms of the lease. If the tenant can remedy the violation, he/she must be provided 14 days to do this. The tenant must be given 30 days to vacate the property if the issue is not remedied.

Along with information that must be included in all Nebraska notices, the 14/30 Day to Quit Notice of Noncompliance must include:

  • A statement indicating the violation committed.
  • A statement indicating how the tenant may remedy the issue.
  • The exact date that the tenancy will terminate if the violation is not remedied.

Get the downloadable 14-30 Day Notice to Quit template form below (.pdf direct link)

Eviction Notice for Illegal Behavior – 5 Day Notice to Quit Illegal Activity

A Nebraska landlord is required to provide his/her tenant with a written 5 Day Notice to Quit when seeking to reclaim the rental property due to illegal activity. A tenant may be evicted for illegal activity of anyone in his/her household or any guest of which he/she can be expected to have control. If the tenant is seeking a restraining order or order of protection against the individual participating in the illegal activity, he/she may not be evicted.

Along with information that must be included in all Nebraska notices, the 5 Day Notice to Quit Illegal Activity should include:

  • A statement indicating the reason the landlord is issuing the notice.

Lease Termination Notice for Tenants at Will – Lease Termination Letter

In the state of Nebraska, a landlord is required to provide his/her at will tenant with a written Lease Termination Letter before proceeding with the eviction process. It the tenant is renting month to month, the landlord must provide him/her 30 days to vacate the property.

Along with information that must be included in all Nebraska notices, the Lease Termination Letter must include:

  • The exact date that the tenant is expected to vacate the rental property.

Get the downloadable Lease Termination Letter template form below (.pdf direct link)