Notice To Quit Legal Meaning and Definition

Here is a simplified definition of the legal term Notice To Quit.

Notice To Quit (noun)

A "Notice To Quit" is a formal, written document sent by a landlord or their representative to a tenant. The purpose of this notice is to instruct the tenant to leave and surrender possession of the property by a specified date. This notice often includes details about any outstanding payments or dues that the tenant must settle before vacating the property. It should be clearly written, in duplicate (two copies), and provide the tenant with adequate time to arrange for moving out.