LA County COVID-19 Rent Relief
This program is made possible by the County of Los Angeles Board of Supervisors who approved $100 Million in CARES Act Coronavirus Relief Funds to provide rental assistance on behalf of tenants impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Los Angeles County Development Authority has been authorized to administer this program on behalf of the County.
Los Angeles County is here in partnership with 211 LA to help tenants make their monthly rent payments during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Program Application Period is now closed. Due to the high number of applications submitted, the applications are still under review to verify eligibility for the program.
Applicants will receive notification via email as to whether they were selected for rent relief by September 21st.
The LA County COVID-19 Rent Relief program was open for applications from August 17th - 31st.
Who is Eligible? People who meet ALL of the following requirements:
- Renters (residential properties only) within Los Angeles County Map of LA County
- Can not live within the City of Los Angeles boundaries* (not sure? If your utilities are from DWP (Los Angeles Department of Water and Power), you are probably in the City of Los Angeles! You can also look at this City of LA Map. (Note, the City of LA had their own rental assistance program, which has closed.)
- Must have experienced an inability to pay rent due to COVID-19
- Must be below 50% of median income based on your household size (see income limits below)
You may qualify if the income of all adults (18+) in the household is at or less than the amounts below:
1 Person Household - $39,450
2 Person Household - $45,050
3 Person Household - $50,700
4 Person Household - $56,300
5 Person Household - $60,850
6 Person Household - $65,350
7 Person Household - $69,850
8 Person Household - $74,350
*Units located in the City of Los Angeles are not eligible for this program - LA City residents can contact 3-1-1 or view the LA City COVID-19 Rent Protections.
Frequently Asked Questions
View program and eligibility details in the Frequently Asked Questions complied by LACDA in multiple languages below