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    

PLEASE NOTE: PROPOSED REVISIONS TO THE 2016-2017 ADMINISTRATIVE PLAN THAT WERE SCHEDULED TO BE ADOPTED ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2016 HAVE BEEN WITHDRAWN.  NO CHANGES WILL BE MADE TO THE ADMINSTRATIVE PLAN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

 

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2015 Administrative Plan (no longer active) (available in office for review)

2014 Administrative Plan (no longer active) (available in office for review)

2013 Administrative Plan (no longer active):

2012 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2011 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2010 Administrative Plan (no longer active) (available in office for review)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

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