South Dakota Eviction Process

Whether you need to evict a tenant in South Dakota for failure to pay rent, lease violations, or another reason, you must abide by the established laws and processes. Understanding how it works allows you to navigate eviction proceedings while respecting tenant rights and adhering to legal requirements.

After issuing a notice, you may file an eviction lawsuit and take the case to court. If you're successful, you may obtain a Execution for Possession to have the tenant removed. Please note that the eviction process in South Dakota may take between five weeks and three months to finish.