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Illinois 10 Day Notice to Quit


Download this free IL 10 Day Notice to Quit and serve when a tenant has violated a condition of their lease other than for delinquent rent. This is a single page PDF document.

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The Illinois 10 Day Notice to Quit is a free download that terminates the lease of a tenant within 5 days for unlawful activity and does so without any chance to cure the violation. This document requires a landlord to specifically state the reason for ending the tenancy by stating what tenant actions occurred such drug manufacturing, sexual assault, illegal discharge of a firearm, etc.

What Does Illinois Law Say?

(735 ILCS 5/9-210) Sec. 9-210. Notice to quit. When default is made in any of the terms of a lease, it is not necessary to give more than 10 days’ notice to quit, or of the termination of such tenancy, and the same may be terminated on giving such notice to quit at any time after such default in any of the terms of such lease.

How to Fill Out

Step 1 – Enter the county.

Step 2 – Provide the name and address of the tenant.

Step 3 – Specify the violations that occurred.

Step 4 – Type the City and County where the property is located.

Step 5 – Then enter the rental property street address.

Step 6 – Date and sign.

Step 7 – Serve the tenant with the notice and have the person who delivered it sign the affidavit of service section in the presence of a notary.

Illinois Eviction Laws
Rent Grace Period: 5 days. 770 ILCS 95/7.10(a)
Nonpayment of Rent: 5 days. 735 ILCS 5/9-209
Noncompliance: 10 days. 735 ILCS 5/2-210
Termination (Month-to-Month Lease): 30 days. 735 ILCS 5/9-207
Eviction Lawsuit: Forcible Entry and Detainer. Illinois Code of Civil Procedure

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