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New Section 8 Renewal Policy Guide Posted

06/30 /2017

HUD issued the new Section 8 Renewal Policy Guide. The Transmittal Cover Sheet provides a summary of the changes with links to the changes in the document. To make Section 8 policy more effective and accessible for HUD's partners, this Guide provides comprehensive guidance for renewing expiring Section 8 HAP contracts. It incorporates the procedures contained in previously published Section 8 Housing Notices, along with a number of other changes.

This guidance will apply to renewal and amend rent packages received by (or post-marked) on or after July 28, 2017.To view the guidebook please click here. Other helpful documents and tools are posted on HUD's Section 8 Renewal Policy Guide web site.