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Berkeley Housing Authority
Berkeley Housing Authority

Berkeley Housing Authority IS absorbing incoming vouchers effective February 12, 2019.   

Families are seen on a drop-in, first-come, first served basis on the following days:

  • Tuesday 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

  • Wednesday 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM


  • All adult household members (18 years and older) must come into the office before the voucher is issued.



Required Documents

  • We must have your portability packet at the time of your interview. We will accept it by mail from your current Housing Authority or you can hand-carry it. If you hand-carry it, the original seal must not be broken or tampered with.

  • You must provide: Current proof of income (within 10 days) and valid California identification for all adults (18 years or older.)

Voucher Bedroom Size

  • Voucher size may change or differ from  what you currently have. You will receive one bedroom for the head of household (and spouse) and one additional bedroom for every additional two people.

  • If you are receiving housing assistance for the first time, you will have a maximum of 120 days to utilize your voucher.

Transferring Out

  • Participants with a voucher issued by Berkeley Housing Authority should check with your assigned Housing Authority Representative for eligibility requirements and information.

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Berkeley Housing Authority, 1936 University Avenue, Suite 150, Berkeley, CA 94704
Questions or comments? Email: Phone: (510) 981-5470
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
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