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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 online at http://www.cityofberkeley.info/ContentDisplay.aspx?id=20810      

The Board of Commissioners of the Berkeley Housing Authority (BHA) held a Public Hearing to adopt the 2021-2022 Annual Plan on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. The hearing was held via zoom, due to the pandemic.  

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.

Annual Plan 2021

Title Page 

Table of Contents DRAFT

Introduction 

  Chapter 1 Overview

  Chapter 2 Fair Housing 

   Chapter 3 Eligibility

Chapter 4 Applications, Waitlist and Tenant Selection 

Chapter 5 Briefings and Voucher Issuance DRAFT 

Chapter 6 Income and Subsidy Determinations

  Chapter 7 Verification

Chapter  8 Housing Quality Standards and Rent Reasonableness Determinations DRAFT

  Chapter 9 General Leasing Policies

  Chapter 10 Moving with Continued Assistance and Portability

Chapter 11 Reexaminations

Chapter 12 Termination of Assistance of Tenancy DRAFT

Chapter 13 Owners

Chaper 14 Program Integrity

Chapter 15 Special Housing Types 

Chapter 16 Program Administration

Chapter 17 Project Based Vouchers DRAFT

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

Appendix I PHA HUD Waivers

  Glossary

 

Annual Plan 2020

Five Year Plan 2020-2025

Title Page

Table of Contents DRAFT

Introduction

  Chapter 1 Overview

  Chapter 2 Fair Housing 

   Chapter 3 Eligibility

Chapter 4 Applications, Waitlist 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 Determination

  Chapter 9 General Leasing Policies

  Chapter 10 Moving with Continued Assistance and Portability

Chapter 11 Reexaminations

  Chaper 12 Termination of Assistance and Tenancy

Chapter 13 Owners

  Chaper 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

 

 

5 YEAR PLAN 2019

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, Waitlist 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):

2018 Administrative Plan (no longer active) 

 2017 Administrative Plan (no longer active) 

2016 Administrative Plan (no longer active)   

2015 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2014 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2013 Administrative Plan (no longer active):

2012 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2011 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2010 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2009 Administrative Plan  (no longer active)

2008 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

2007 Administrative Plan (no longer active)

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