If you currently have a Housing Choice Voucher (formerly a Section 8 housing voucher) and have a complaint about your landlord or your housing unit, you should contact your Public Housing Authority (PHA) to help resolve your complaint.
If you have contacted your PHA and it has been unable to resolve your concerns or if you have a complaint about your PHA, contact the Public and Indian Housing Information Center at 1-800-955-2232 or visit the following HUD website:
If you need information or have questions about subsidized apartments for low income families in your area, including rent calculations or a complaint about a landlord who is receiving a subsidy for your rent payment (also known as Multifamily Housing), please visit the following HUD website: https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/housing/mfh/hc/complaint
Your rights as a renter or tenant will be governed by the laws in your State. For information on the laws in your State, go to: https://www.hud.gov/topics/rental_assistance/tenantrights
You may also wish to contact a HUD approved housing counseling agency in your area for unbiased counseling on your particular situation.
- Access to an on-line list of HUD approved housing counseling agencies is available at: https://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/hcc/hcs.cfm
- A list of HUD approved Housing Counseling Agencies and their contact information can be obtained by calling HUD's interactive voice system at 1-800-569-4287
- Additional information is also available at: https://www.hud.gov/i_want_to/talk_to_a_housing_counselor