Translation Disclaimer

Berkeley Housing Authority
Berkeley Housing Authority

Administrative Plan

The Plan defines BHA’s policies for operating its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Programs including:

  • Tenant Based Vouchers
  • Project-Based Vouchers
  • Moderate Rehabilitation/SRO
  • Shared Housing
  • Section 8 Homeownership and
  • Family Self Sufficiency.

The parameters for these policies are established by Federal laws and regulations. Issues that are not addressed in this document may be governed by Federal, State and local regulations and HUD Notices, Memos and guidelines.

Copies of the Administrative Plan are available at the BHA Office located at  1936 University Avenue, Suite 150, Berkeley, CA 94704 and online at http://www.cityofberkeley.info/ContentDisplay.aspx?id=20810    

 The Berkeley Housing Authority (BHA) is accepting comments on its 2017-2018 Annual Plan.  Comments may be submitted in writing to Celinda Aguilar-Vasquez at 1936 University Ave, Suite 150, Berkeley, CA 94704 or email bha@ci.berkeley.ca.us. 

Copies will be available for review beginning February 14, 2017 online at www.cityofberkeley.info/bha and at BHA’s office, 1936 University Avenue, Suite 150. The publication of the draft Plan will commence a 45-day public comment period. 

The Board of Commissioners of the Berkeley Housing Authority (BHA) will hold a Public Hearing to adopt the Fiscal 2016-2017 Annual Plan on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the North Berkeley Senior Center, 1901 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA.   

The Berkeley Housing Authority is a fair housing provider, and does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, marital status, sexual orientation, or national origin. 

2017-2018 DRAFT ADMINISTRATIVE PLAN: 

 DRAFT Title Page     

 DRAFT Table of Contents      

 DRAFT  Introduction      

DRAFT Chapter 1 Overview of the Program and Plan      

DRAFT Chapter 2 Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity      

DRAFT Chapter 3 Eligibility       

 DRAFTChapter 4 Applications, Waiting List and Tenant Selection        

DRAFTChapter 5 Briefings and Voucher Issuance        

 DRAFTChapter 6 Income and Subsidy Determinations         

 DRAFTChapter 7 Verification      

 DRAFTChapter 8 Housing Quality Standards and Rent Reasonableness Determinations       

 DRAFTChapter 9 General Leasing Policies       

DRAFT Chapter 10 Moving with Continued Assistance and Portability        

DRAFT Chapter 11 Reexaminations      

DRAFT Chapter 12 Termination of Assistance and Tenancy     

DRAFT Chapter 13 Owners     

DRAFT Chapter 14 Program Integrity      

DRAFT Chapter 15 Special Housing Types      

 DRAFTChapter 16 Program Administration       

 DRAFTChapter 17 Project Based Vouchers       

 DRAFT Chapter 18 Moderate Rehabilitation for Single Room Occupancy Dwellings for Homeless Individuals       

DRAFT Glossary      

 

2016-2017 ADMINISTRATIVE PLAN:

 Title Page    

Table of Contents     

 Introduction     

 Chapter 1 Overview of the Program and Plan     

 Chapter 2 Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity     

 Chapter 3 Eligibility      

Chapter 4 Applications, Waiting List and Tenant Selection       

Chapter 5 Briefings and Voucher Issuance       

Chapter 6 Income and Subsidy Determinations        

Chapter 7 Verification     

Chapter 8 Housing Quality Standards and Rent Reasonableness Determinations      

Chapter 9 General Leasing Policies      

 Chapter 10 Moving with Continued Assistance and Portability       

 Chapter 11 Reexaminations     

 Chapter 12 Termination of Assistance and Tenancy    

 Chapter 13 Owners    

Chapter 14 Program Integrity     

 Chapter 15 Special Housing Types     

Chapter 16 Program Administration      

Chapter 17 Project Based Vouchers      

 Chapter 18 Moderate Rehabilitation for Single Room Occupancy Dwellings for Homeless Individuals      

 Glossary     

 

ARCHIVED FILES:

Please click on the following links  to view the Administrative Plans for each corresponding year (no longer in active):

2015 Administrative Plan (no longer active) (available in office for review)

2014 Administrative Plan (no longer active) (available in office for review)

2013 Administrative Plan (no longer active):

2012 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2011 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2010 Administrative Plan (no longer active) (available in office for review)

2009 Administrative Plan  (no longer active)

2008 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2007 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

Home | Web Policy | Text-Only Site Map | Contact Us
Berkeley Housing Authority, 1936 University Avenue, Suite 150, Berkeley, CA 94704
Questions or comments? Email: bha@cityofberkeley.info Phone: (510) 981-5470
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903
###