Small Claims Action: Maine Court Forms
Important Notice: We encourage you to learn more about Small Claims Court in Maine before using these forms. The Judicial Department offers A Guide to Small Claims Proceedings in the Maine District Court.
Here is a list of the forms that are most frequently used in Maine Small Claims Court (see chart below).
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|SC-010 Instructions About Service For Small Claims Actions This is not a form. You should read this first, before you begin a case in Small Claims Court.|
|SC-001 Statement of Claim|
|SC-005 Notice of Service|
|SC-006 Affidavit and Request for Service||Get fillable .pdf form||Go to HotDocs interview|
|SC-003 Request for Disclosure Hearing|
|SC-009 Important Facts if You Are Being Sued in Small Claims Court This is not a form. If you have been sued in Small Claims Court, you should read this first.|
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