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DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Forms

Interactive programs are available for free to self-represented litigants. The programs ask you questions about your legal situation. When you finish answering the questions you can download and print a court form and information sheets that may be helpful to you in your court case. The programs are easy to use.

Please note:
You must have the following on your computer to use the program and properly print the completed court forms.

1. Adobe Flash to view the interactive programs. Get it now for free.
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2. Microsoft Word to properly view and print the completed court forms. If you do not have Word, you can download Word Viewer now for free and view and print Word documents, even if you don’t have Word on your computer.

Available Programs:

Nonpayment Answer Program

Small Property Owner Nonpayment Petition Program

Tenant Affidavit to Vacate a Default Judgment

Roommate Holdover Program

Tenant Affidavit to Restore Case to Calendar

Small Property Owner Licensee Holdover Petition Program


If you have a legal issue and there is nothing here that will help you, you can visit one of the Civil Court’s Help Centers and speak to a pro se attorney free of charge, or you can see if there is a court form that you can complete yourself.

Please Note: It is always better to talk to a lawyer, if possible.

These forms are not for commercial use and charging for use in any way is prohibited.



















































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