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Rent Adjustment Program

**COVID-19 Related Service Update** Due to the Shelter In Place Order issued on March 16, 2020, all drop-in housing counseling and workshops have been canceled. Rent Program staff members remain available to assist members of the public by phone at (510) 238 - 3721 during normal business hours M - F 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please leave a message and a housing counselor will return your call within 24 hours. You may also visit our website at All hearings, mediations and Rent Board meetings scheduled through April 10th are postponed until further notice. Parties will receive notice of a new hearing date in the mail. New petitions should be submitted online. All petition related documents should be submitted by mail to 250 Frank Ogawa Plaza, Suite 5313, Oakland, CA 94612. All eviction notices should be scanned and submitted via email to All documents for Ellis Act cases should be mailed to: 250 Frank Ogawa Plaza, Suite 5313, Oakland, Ca 94612.