Black and White Housing Authority Logo which is a roof outline with the words "Housing Authority of the City of Alameda underneath. 

701 Atlantic Avenue, Alameda, CA  94501 ~ Phone: (510) 747-4300 ~ Fax: (510) 522-7848  or (510) 864-0879 ~ TDD 522-8467  

Two orange and white sawhorses with a diamond shaped orange sign in the middle that says Under Construction

The Alameda Housing Authority Main office is currently undergoing interior and exterior construction for the next 10 weeks. During this time, the office will remain open during the business hours of Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. It is strongly recommended that you make an appointment with your case worker before coming down to the office as parking and meeting space will be impacted.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.   (02/21/14)


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General Public

The documents below are for everyone to read. You do not have to be a Housing Authority Client. Our goal is to keep the public in general as informed as possible with regards to Policy and Procedures.

The Fact Sheet will provide a detailed understanding of our programs, properties, income requirements and more.

  • Fact Sheet
  • The Administrative Plan will detail the mission and minimum standards that the Alameda Housing Authority adheres to for all its tenants, neighbors and vendors.

  • Chapter 1 - Overview of the Program
  • Chapter 2 - Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity
  • Chapter 3 - Eligibility
  • Chapter 4 - Applications, Waiting Lists, Tenant Selection
  • Chapter 5 -Briefings and Voucher Issuance
  • Chapter 6 - Income and Subsidy Determinations
  • Chapter 7 - Verification
  • Chapter 8 - Housing Quality Standards and Rent Reasonableness Determinations
  • Chapter 9 - General Leasing Policies
  • Chapter 10 - Moving with Continued Assistance and Portability
  • Chapter 11 - Reexaminations
  • Chapter 12 - Termination of Assistance and Tenancy
  • Chapter 13 - Owners
  • Chapter 14 - Program Integrity
  • Chapter 15 - Program Administration
  • Chapter 16 - Project-Based Vouchers
  • Managed Housing Policy is located here. It cover all policies and procedures related the properties owned and/or managed by the Housing Authority. It does NOT cover privately owned or non-AHA owned units currently housing Section 8 clients.

  • Managed Housing Policy
  • The Fraud Report Form is the document you use in the event you suspect Section 8 or Managed Housing Fraud.

  • Fraud Report Form
  • The Language Access Policy is in the PDF below.

  • Language Access Policy (LAP)
  • Financial Statements are in the PDF below.

  • Financial Statements
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