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Georgia - Atkinson County Notice of Contest of Lien Forms

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Notice of Contest of Lien
State
Georgia
Area
Atkinson County
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Included Forms

All Atkinson County specific forms and documents listed below are included in your immediate download package:


Atkinson County Notice of Contest of Lien Form Page 1

Notice of Contest of Lien Form - Atkinson County

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included document last updated 8/17/2022

Atkinson County Notice of Contest of Lien Guide Page 1

Notice of Contest of Lien Guide - Atkinson County

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included document last updated 8/16/2022

Atkinson County Completed Example of the Notice of Contest of Lien Document Page 1

Completed Example of the Notice of Contest of Lien Document - Atkinson County

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included document last updated 8/16/2022

Included Supplemental Documents

The Following Georgia and Atkinson County supplemental forms are included as a courtesy with your order.


Affidavit Certificate (Georgia Document)


Credible Witness Affidavit (Georgia Document)


Translator Affidavit Certificate (Georgia Document)


Witness Signature Certificate (Georgia Document)


Copy Certification by Notary (Georgia Document)


Copy Certification by Document Custodian (Georgia Document)


Guide to Georgia Homestead Exemptions (Georgia Document)


Application for Homestead Exemption (Georgia Document)


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  • How long does it take to get my forms?
    • Forms are available immediately after submitting payment.
  • What are supplemental forms?
    • Often when a deed is recorded additional documents are required by Georgia or Atkinson County. These could be tax related, informational, or even as simple as a coversheet. Supplemental forms are provided for free with your order where available.
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    • After you submit payment you will see a page listing the Atkinson County forms you ordered with a download link to the pdf form file. You download the forms to your computer. You will also receive an email with a link to your download page in case you need it later.
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  • Can the Notice of Contest of Lien forms be re-used?
    • Yes. You can re-use the forms for your personal use. For example, if you have more than one property in Atkinson County that you need to transfer you would only need to order our forms once for all of your properties in Atkinson County.
  • Are these forms guaranteed to be recordable in Atkinson County ?
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    • No. The blank forms are downloaded to your computer and you fill them out there, at your convenience.
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Areas covered by these Notice of Contest of Lien Forms:

  • Atkinson County

Including:

  • Axson
  • Pearson
  • Willacoochee

What is the Georgia Notice of Contest of Lien?

How to Contest a Recorded Claim of Lien in Georgia

In the State of Georgia, an action to enforce a recorded claim of lien must be commenced within 365 days of recording the lien claim. O.C.G.A. 44-14-361.1(a)(3). In addition, within 30 days after commencing such lien action, the party claiming the lien must file a notice of the action with the clerk of the superior court of the county where the subject lien was filed. Id.

Many states, including Georgia, provide the property owner with a method to protect his or her property by allowing the owner to file a notice shortening the time for filing an enforcement action. In Georgia, that procedure is called a "Notice of Contest of Lien." O.C.G.A. 44-14-368.

Under this process, an owner or an owner's agent or attorney, or the contractor or contractor's agent or attorney, may elect to shorten the time set in which to commence a lien action to enforce any claim of lien by recording in the superior court clerk's office a notice of contest, along with proof of delivery upon the lien claimant. O.C.G.A. 44-14-368(a). The notice should contain the lien claimant's name and address, the date the lien claim was filed, the recorded lien book and page number, the name of the county where the claim of lien was filed, and the property owner's name. Id.

The Notice must also be served on the claimant by sending a copy of the Notice of Contest of Lien within seven days of its filing by registered or certified mail or statutory overnight delivery to the lien claimant at the address noted on the face of the lien. O.C.G.A. 44-14-368(b). Service is deemed complete upon mailing. Id.

The lien will be extinguished by law 90 days after filing the notice of contest of lien if no notice of commencement of lien action is filed within that time period. O.C.G.A. 44-14-368(c). No additional release or voiding of such liens is required. Id.

This article is provided for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon as the substitute for the advice of an attorney. Please contact an attorney with questions about filing a Notice of Contest of Lien, or any other issues related to liens in Georgia.

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