At this time, we are only servicing applications for rental assistance for those who submitted an application prior to the December 15, 2021 deadline. Please respond timely and follow the application instructions.
If you have not previously submitted a pre-application and need help paying past due or future rent, you may submit a pre-application here to be considered, in the future, if DCA receives additional funds.
STEP 1: SUBMIT PRE-APPLICATION
Currently accepting pre-applications from residents of New Jersey.START APPLICATION →
STEP 2: Complete Full Application
Only families selected from the waiting list All be able to complete this application.COMPLETE APPLICATION →
Already Applied? If you have already applied and would like to check the status of you application, click HERE.
NJ Eviction Prevention Protection Self Certification Form
You should also submit a self-certification for protection from eviction. Click HERE to submit the form. Those whose income is below 120% of Area Median Income may be eligible for permanent protection from eviction for rental arrears accrued March 2020-August 31, 2021; those whose income is 80% of Area Median Income or below, who have experienced impact from covid, and who have submitted an application for rental assistance (including a pre-application here) may be eligible for permanent protection from eviction for rental arrears accrued March 2020-December 31, 2021.