COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Date Posted: May 17th, 2021 @ 8:58 PM
Last Updated: June 16th, 2021 @ 9:01 PM

Are you struggling to pay rent? Do you have past due utility bills? Are you a housing provider who is owed rent? You may qualify for Emergency Rental Assistance. Starting Monday May 17, 2021, the State will be accepting applications from all Oakland tenants and property owners.

You may apply for rental assistance through the State of California’s COVID Rent Relief Program by visiting: https://housing.ca.gov/covid_rr/program_overview.html#landlords
Or you can call the State program at: (833) 430-2122.

The City of Oakland expects to reopen its portal for additional applications in July 2021.