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South Dakota Lien, Notice, Waiver Forms and Construction Payment Resources

South Dakota Construction Lien & Payment Forms

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Recent Questions & Answers About South Dakota Paymant

Should I accept partial payment on a Lien that has been sent for recording?

Levelset sent the mechanics lien to my county for recording, but it got returned for some reason and Levelset has resent the lien for recording 2/16/23. Today (2/21/23) I received a check for a partial payment, what do I do now?

Public claim of Lien

I'm a Subcontractor that worked on a large commercial project. I finished my work on the job on 10/22/2021 last month but I haven't gotten paid- and my customer isn't returning my calls. What should I do?


I worked for a contractor who is not paying me. They keep saying a check was sent 2 nd day air it has been over 2 weeks. What are my options?

can a contractor file a lien. It should be note he never sent a preliminary notice

A contractor filed a lien in SD on my commercial property which is also my home. He filled a lien on my property having the notary show a date as of Oct 29, 2020 and I received the reg. mail Nov. 7, 2020. The contractor never finished the work and I have...

Lien waver

I am an owner and have a lump sum contract with the GC ($700,000 lump sum and about $100,000 I requested for extras). I want to protect myself from subcontractors filing potential lien (if the GC did not pay them). Can the GC refuse me a request for lien waver from all...

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What You Need To Know About Construction Payment in South Dakota

This page helps you find answers to all of your questions about construction payment in South Dakota. Learn how documents such as pay applications, notices, contracts, lien waivers, mechanics liens, and more fit into South Dakota’s construction payment process. Select a document to learn more about how it applies to construction projects in South Dakota and to see your specific requirements.

It’s essential to exchange these documents when payments are flowing smoothly and when payment problems arise. These resources will help you navigate the payment process, increase visibility and communication, and avoid payment issues. But, if the need arises, they can also help you resolve payment problems and get paid what you earn.

If you need more information or can’t find the answer to a question, you can ask a licensed attorney for free and get a response fast.

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