Administrative Plan

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

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 is making revisions to Administrative Plan.  The publication of the draft Plan commenced a 45-day public comment period beginning January 19, 2016, which will end on March 4, 2016.  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, March 19, 2016 or Thursday, April 14, 2016  at 6:00 p.m. at the North Berkeley Senior Center located at 1901 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA. 

2016-2017 DRAFT ADMINISTRATIVE PLAN:

 DRAFTTitle Page    

DRAFT Table of Contents   

 DRAFT Introduction     

 DRAFT Chapter 1 Overview of the Program and Plan    

 DRAFTChapter 2 Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity    

 DRAFTChapter 3 Eligibility    

 DRAFT Chapter 4 Applications, Waiting List and Tenant Selection     

 DRAFT Chapter 5 Briefings and Voucher Issuance     

 DRAFT Chapter 6 Income and Subsidy Determinations      

 DRAFT Chapter 7 Verification    

 DRAFT Chapter 8 Housing Quality Standards and Rent Reasonableness Determinations    

DRAFT Chapter 9 General Leasing Policies    

 DRAFTChapter 10 Moving with Continued Assistance and Portability      

 DRAFTChapter 11 Reexaminations    

 DRAFTChapter 12 Termination of Assistance and Tenancy   

 DRAFT Chapter 13 Owners   

 DRAFT Chapter 14 Program Integrity    

 DRAFT Chapter 15 Special Housing Types    

DRAFT Chapter 16 Program Administration    

 DRAFT Chapter 17 Project Based Vouchers    

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

 DRAFTGlossary    

To view the entire current Admin. Plan (2015-2016), see the links below.

2015-2016 ADMINISTRATIVE PLAN:

Title Page   

DRAFT 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):

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)