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Stop Work Notice

(Public or Private Work)





Take notice that (Person/firm claiming the stop notice) whose address is ____________ has performed labor and furnished materials for a work of improvement described as follows: _______ (Address of the project)

The labor and materials furnished by claimant are of the following general kind: (General description of labor, services, equipment or materials)

The labor and materials were furnished to or for the following party: (Name of party who ordered the work or materials)

Total value of the whole amount of labor and materials agreed to be furnished is: $ ____

The value of the labor and materials furnished to date is: $ ___

Claimant has been paid the sum of: $ ___

And there is due, owing and unpaid the sum of: $ ___

You are required to set aside sufficient funds to satisfy this claim with interest, court costs and reasonable costs of litigation, as provided by law. You are also notified that claimant claims an equitable lien against any construction funds for this project which are in your hands.

Firm Name: (Name of stop notice claimant)

Signature: ___________________

*** Verification ***

I ____________________, the undersigned, say: I am the ______________ (Title) the foregoing Stop Notice; I have read said Stop Notice and know the contents thereof; the same is true of my own knowledge. I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the State of California that the foregoing is true and correct.

Executed on _____________, 20 __, at _____________ (Address)

Signature: _________________