Michigan Lien Law Notice Deadlines
Deadline to Give Preliminary Notice
Within 20 days of first performance
Within 30 days of first performance
Deadline to File Claim
Lien: Within 90 days of last performance
Bond: Within 90 days of last performance; On Highway jobs, wihtin 60 days
Deadline to Foreclose
Lien: Within 1 year of lien filing date
Bond: Within 1 year of the date that final payment was to be made to the general contactor
Common Questions in Michigan
Do Suppliers to Suppliers Have Lien Rights?
Is this a full price lien state?
Yes, but only if timely notices are give. See full summary for details
The above guidelines are for subcontractors and material suppliers only. General contractors and design professionals may have additional deadlines and should access the Full Summary for notice requirements.
The Lien Deadline Guides and Lien Law Summaries are provided as a courtesy. Levy • von Beck & Associates, P.S. accepts no liability in connection with reliance thereon or any loss sustained by anyone using or relying on the information contained herein. The Guides and Summaries are designed to provide a framework for understanding and dealing notice requirements and consultation with an attorney is advised.