Missouri Law and Local Resources

Disputes between landlords and tenants are common, and many may be avoided when both parties are more aware of their rights and responsibilities. Here are some resources on Missouri's Landlord-Tenant Law and the rental process.

Missouri's Landlord-Tenant Law Publication

Missouri's Landlord-Tenant Law Publication by the Office of the Missouri Attorney General. A 20-page guide that can help tenants and landlords avoid disputes.

Missouri State Law – Landlord-Tenant Issues

Chapters 441, 534 and 535 in the Missouri Revised Statutes address landlord-tenant issues.

Missouri Bar Publication

Consumers and the Law Resource Guide

Clay County Resources

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Clay County, MO - Municipalities

City of Excelsior Springs

City of Gladstone

City of Liberty - Landlord-Tenant FAQs

City of Liberty Safe Residence Program

North Kansas City Safe Residence Program

U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Local Tenant Rights, Laws and Protections: Missouri

Housing Complaint Line or call toll-free 1-800-685-8470 / TTY 1-800-432-2209