Oklahoma Lien Provision Assistance Guide

The Credit Management Association Lien Provision Assistance Guide provides provisions to meet individual state statutes in all fifty states. CMA makes no warranty expressed or implied in respect to the information provided on this site. The information contained is not to be construed as legal advice. For more detailed information, we encourage you to review the statutes regarding lien provisions specific to the state you are providing materials or improving property. For legal information, CMA suggests you consult with an attorney.


Obtain Copy of Payment Bond
Obtain Copy of Payment Bond
Preliminary Notice Contractors contracting directly with the owner must include in written contract;

Subcontractors/Suppliers: 75 days from last day of furnishing labor, materials, service or equipment if the project is 1) owner-occupied dwelling, or 2) total aggregate claim $10,000 or more.

Improvement of owner-occupied dwelling: A special statutory notice is required for the owner-occupied dwelling. Liens may not be permitted, unless such notice is properly served. Please contact CMA for more information.

90 days from last furnishing Recommended but not required
Lien General (direct) Contractors: 4 months from the date upon which labor was last performed;

Claimants without direct contract with the owner (i.e. Sub/Suppliers): within 90 days after the date upon which material/equipment was last furnished or labor last performed.

Bond Claim N/A 90 days from last furnishing 90 days from last furnishing
Release Upon satisfaction Upon satisfaction Upon satisfaction
Suit 1 year 1 year 1 year


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