HUD Publishes Notice on CARES Act HCV, HAP and Admin Fee Distribution

Earlier today, HUD released two notices detailing the requirements for accessing Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding for the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program. The notices detail the mechanisms for accessing both additional Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) funding and administrative fee funding. The two notices are titled:

PIH Notice PIH-2020-17
CARES Act – Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program Housing Assistance Payments (HAP) Supplemental Funding”; and

PIH Notice PIH-2020-18
CARES Act – HCV Program Administrative Fees – Second Award.”

These notices allocate $400 million in HAP funding and $472 million in administrative fee funding. Additional information on each notice can be found below.