NOTICE TO CONTRACTOR
To (name and address of contractor)
The undersigned hereby informs you that he or she has furnished or is furnishing services or materials as follows:
(general description of services or materials) for the improvement of the real property identified as (property description) under an order given by (lienor's customer).
This notice is to inform you that the undersigned intends to look to the contractor's bond to secure payment for the furnishing of materials or services for the improvement of the real property.
(name of lienor)
(signature of lienor or lienor's representative)
NOTICE OF NONPAYMENT
To ...(name of contractor and address)...
(name of surety and address)...
The undersigned lienor notifies you that:
I declare that I have read the foregoing Notice of Nonpayment and that the facts stated in it are true to the best of my knowledge and belief.
DATED on.................., .............
...(signature and address of lienor)...
STATE OF FLORIDA
The foregoing instrument was sworn to (or affirmed) and subscribed before me this...... day of......, ...(year)..., by ...(name of signatory)....
(Signature of Notary Public-State of Florida)
(Print, Type, or Stamp Commissioned Name of Notary Public)
Personally Known............ OR Produced Identification............
Type of Identification Produced................................
NOTICE OF CONTEST OF CLAIM AGAINST PAYMENT BOND
To: (Name and address of lienor)
You are notified that the undersigned contests your notice of nonpayment, dated ____, ____, and served on the undersigned on ____, ____, and that the time within which you may file suit to enforce your claim is limited to 60 days from the date of service of this notice.
DATED on ____, ______.
Signed: (Contractor or Attorney)
The claim of any lienor upon whom the notice is served and who fails to institute a suit to enforce his or her claim against the payment bond within 60 days after service of the notice shall be extinguished automatically. The contractor or the contractor's attorney shall serve a copy of the notice of contest to the lienor at the address shown in the notice of nonpayment or most recent amendment thereto and shall certify to such service on the face of the notice and record the notice.
NOTICE OF BOND
To (Name and Address of Lienor)
You are notified that the claim of lien filed by you on ____, ____, and recorded in Official Records Book at page of the public records of County, Florida, is secured by a bond, a copy being attached.
Signed: (Name of person recording notice)
The notice shall be verified. The person recording the notice of bond shall serve a copy of the notice with a copy of the bond to the lienor at the address shown in the claim of lien, or the most recent amendment to it; shall certify to the service on the face of the notice; and shall record the notice.
BY THIS BOND We, ________, as Principal, and ________, a corporation, as Surety, are bound to __________, herein called Owner, in the sum of $ for the payment of which we bind ourselves, our heirs, personal representatives, successors, and assigns, jointly and severally.
THE CONDITION OF THIS BOND is that if Principal:
then this bond is void; otherwise, it remains in full force.
Any changes in or under the contract documents and compliance or noncompliance with formalities connected with the contract or with the changes do not affect Surety's obligation under this bond.
DATED on ____, ____.
As Attorney in Fact
Fla. Stat. § 713.23
Former s. 84.231.