Sample Letter to Landlord: Termination of Lease - Month-to-Month

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The following document ONLY applies to jurisdictions in Kentucky that have enacted the Uniform Residential Landlord Tenant Act. These jurisdictions are: Barbourville, Bellevue, Bromley, Covington, Dayton, Florence, Lexington-Fayette County, Georgetown, Louisville-Jefferson County, Ludlow, Melbourne, Newport, Oldham County, Pulaski County, Shelbyville, Silver Grove, Southgate, Taylor Mill and Woodlawn.

If you do NOT live in one of these jurisdictions, please do not rely on this document for legal advice.

Further, this information only applies to residential leases. It does not apply to: commercial units, properties under contract for sale, hotels or motels, or people who are employed by the landlord.

Here is a sample letter you can send to your landlord terminating a month-to–month lease.

**You can also download this letter in Microsoft Word format.**


Dear Landlord:

Pursuant to KRS 383.695, I am notifying you that I am terminating our month-to-month rental agreement. This notice is given to you at least thirty (30) days before the next periodic rental date which is the ________ day of _______________________, 20____.


Reviewed August 2009