DeSoto County Forms

  1. After Judgement Packet - Forms and instructions for actions required after award of a judgement.  (MS Word)
  2. Baker Act Packet - Forms and instructions for ex parte order for involuntary assessment of person for mental illness.  (MS Word)
  3. Debtor's Rights - Explanation of Debtor's Rights in the State of Florida. (MS Word)
  4. Declaratory Judgement - Forms and instructions for filing for a declaratory judgement.  (MS Word)
  5. Civil Action In County Court - Forms and instructions for filing a civil action in county court. (MS Word)
  6. Emancipation Packet - Forms and instructions for removal of disabilities of nonage to minors.  (MS Word)
  7. Explaining the Court Process - A brochure generally explaining the court process for "pro se" or self-represented litigants. (PDF)
  8. Identity Theft and Fraud - An Information Pamphlet (PDF)
  9. Landlord/Tenant:
    1. Landlord Guidelines (PDF)
    2. Tenant's Rights and Duties (PDF)
    3. Eviction Packets:
      • Tenant Eviction Packet for Non-Payment of Rent ONLY - Residential (for filing by Owner of property Only)  (MS Word)
      • Tenant Eviction Packet for Non-Payment of Rent ONLY - Residential (For filing by Agent for Owner of property) (MS Word)
      • Tenant Eviction Packet for Other Than Non-Payment of Rent - Fifteen (15) Day Termination of Tenancy (Residential) (For filing by Owner of property Only)  (MS Word)
      • Tenant Eviction Packet (Seven Day Notice with Cure) – Residential (For filing by Owner of property ONLY) (MS Word)
      • Tenant Eviction Packet (Seven Day Notice without Cure) – Residential (For filing by Owner of property ONLY)  (MS Word)
      • Tenant Eviction Packet for Non-Payment of Rent ONLY – Commercial (For filing by Owner of property ONLY) (MS Word)
      • Intention to Impose Claim on Security Deposit – Form and instructions for Owner to place claim against Security Deposit  (MS Word)
      • Disposition of Personal Property – Forms and instructions for Owner to dispose of personal property left by Tenant  (MS Word)
  10. Marchman Act Packet - Forms and instructions for ex parte order for involuntary assessment and treatment of persons for substance abuse. (MS Word)
  11. Replevin Packet - Forms and instructions for recovering property wrongfully detained by another and recovery of damages.(MS Word)
  12. Return of Firearm(s) - Injuntions and Baker Act - Includes forms and instructions for return of firearms taken by law enforcement through an injunction or Baker Act. (PDF) (MS Word)
  13. Small Claims Court Packet - Forms and instructions for filing case in Small Claims Court.  (MS Word)