Landlord / Tenant Matters
Monday – Friday 9:00am – 4:30pm
Phone (716) 558-3256
Fax: (716) 674-0518
THE COURT CLERKS ARE NOT PERMITTED BY LAW TO GIVE LEGAL ADVICE
You will need the following Forms
- Notice of Petition (signed by either an attorney or court clerk)
After the above forms are completed the forms can be served 5 to 12 days prior to the court date. These forms can then be dropped off to the West Seneca Court office along with a $20.00 filing fee.
- Affidavit of Service
All 3 original forms need to be returned to the West Seneca Court office no more than 2 days after the defendant has been served along with an additional $20.00 filing fee.
We accept cash, money order, or credit cards (fees apply). No personal checks
For free Forms, Instructions and Information on Civil: Landlord/Tenant Action: http://www.nycourts.gov/courts/nyc/civil/forms.shtml
"Tenant Questions and Answers: Holdover Eviction Cases in New York State." This guide is available on CourtHelp (http://www.nycourts.gov/courthelp/qa_civillaw.html) and is specifically written for tenants in District, City, Town and Village Court holdover summary proceedings. This guide is a companion to the "Tenant Questions & Answers Nonpayment Eviction cases in New York State, published in December.