Kentucky 15 Day Notice to Quit or Comply | NonCompliance

The Kentucky fifteen (15) day notice to quit or cure, per § 383.660, is to be served to tenants that have breached the lease agreement (committed a lease violation). The notice states that the tenant must either cure (aka fix) the violation(s), or vacate the rental unit within fifteen (15) days. The landlord must post the notice on the front door of the rental unit, or personally deliver the notice to the tenant. If the tenant does not comply with the notice, the landlord can file a forcible detainer complaint (i.e. eviction lawsuit) at the district court of the county where the rental property is located in.

How to Write

Step 1 – Enter the date at the top of the form, and then put the name(s) of the tenant(s) in the “TO:” field.

Step 2 – Fill in the address of the rental unit (including the county name), and the date that the fifteen (15) day notice period will end on. Describe the lease violation(s), be as detailed as possible.

Step 3 – Sign and then print your name. Enter a contact address (street, city, state, ZIP) and phone number.

Step 4 – The “Proof of Service” section at the bottom must be filled out after the notice has been served to the tenant. Select the service method that was used, enter the date of service, and then put your signature at the bottom of the section.