What is an unlawful detainer?
Ch. 82 Forcible Entry and Unlawful Detainer
F.S. 82.045 Remedy for unlawful detention by a transient occupant of residential property
An unlawful detainer case may be filed when:
* Unlawful detainer is used to remove a person or persons who occupy your real property, but do not hold title to that property
* The property must be located within Okaloosa County (to file in Okaloosa County)
* The individual(s) occupying the property are not tenants
Additional information and a pro se packet may be located on our website. www.okaloosaclerk.com > Court Services > Landlord Tenant
This is not an eviction. The filing fee for this case type is $300.00 plus $10 per summons for issuance.