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=20810The publication of the draft Plan commenced a 45-day public comment period beginning February 10, 2015, which will end on March 24, 2015.  The Board of Commissioners of the Berkeley Housing Authority (BHA) will hold a Public Hearing to adopt the Fiscal Year 2015-2016 Annual Plan on Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the North Berkeley Senior Center located at 1901 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA. 

2015-2016 DRAFT ADMINISTRATIVE PLAN:

 DRAFTTitle Page  

 DRAFTTable of Contents 

 DRAFTIntroduction   

 DRAFTChapter 1 Overview of the Program and Plan  

 DRAFTChapter 2 Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity  

 DRAFTChapter 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  

 DRAFTChapter 10 Moving with Continued Assistance and Portability    

 DRAFTChapter 11 Reexaminations  

 DRAFTChapter 12 Termination of Assistance and Tenancy 

 DRAFTChapter 13 Owners  

 DRAFTChapter 14 Program Integrity  

 DRAFTChapter 15 Special Housing Types  

 DRAFTChapter 16 Program Administration  

 DRAFTChapter 17 Project Based Vouchers  

 DRAFT18 Moderate Rehabilitation for Single Room Occupancy Dwellings for Homeless Individuals   

 DRAFTGlossary  

2014-2015 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 

18 Moderate Rehabilitation for Single Room Occupancy Dwellings for Homeless Individuals  

Glossary 

 

To view the entire current Admin. Plan (2012), see the link below.

ARCHIVED FILES:

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