The following forms are for current participants of the Section 8 program. If you have questions about these forms, please contact your program representative.
Every household that receives housing assistance must undergo a regular (annual or biennial) recertification. Approximately 60-90 days before your anniversary date, we will schedule and conduct a re-inspection of your unit. We will also send you forms and schedule an appointment to verify your income and eligibility for the program. You must respond by the due dates stated in the letter and attend the scheduled appointment. Failure to do so may lead to termination of your rental assistance.
The following forms are used during the recertification process:
If you have a mobile Section 8 voucher, you may be able to move to a new apartment while keeping your housing subsidy.
Please note: Before you can move to another apartment and continue to receive your housing assistance, you must meet the obligations of your current lease. Failure to do so may lead to termination of your rental assistance.
The following forms are used during the relocation process:
Whenever your income changes or you have a change in family composition (persons moving in or out of your household) you are required to report the change to your Metro Housing|Boston program representative. Metro Housing|Boston will determine if and when a change in rent is required.