To view current Roseville Housing Authority newsletter, click here

For more information on the Emergency Housing Voucher, click here
To view the Landlord handbook that explains the steps to renting to someone with a Housing Choice Voucher, click here

To view Roseville Housing Authority Landlord incentives flyer,
click here

 As of 4/20/2020 Roseville Housing Authority has implemented the following COVID-19 Waivers for the Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Roseville Housing Authority is open to the public:
Monday: 9 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 3 pm
Tuesday - Thursday: 9 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 5 pm
Fridays: 8 am -12 pm

      Income Limits            
Households must not exceed the following income limits:

1 PERSON $35,500  5 PERSONS $54,750
2 PERSONS $40,550 6 PERSONS $58,800
3 PERSONS $45,600  7 PERSONS $62,850 
4 PERSONS $50,650
8 PERSONS $66, 900

Utility Allowances
The City of Roseville Housing Authority has established the following utility allowances for Roseville and Rocklin.

 City of Roseville - effective 6/1/2022 City of Rocklin - effective 6/1/2022  
 City of Roseville - effective 7/1/2021    City of Rocklin - effective 7/1/2021

 Payment Standards
  Effective 10/1/2022
Roseville Housing Authority's jurisdiction includes the City of Rocklin (Rocklin is covered by both Placer County Housing Authority and Roseville Housing Authority).









95661, 95678, 95677

1460 1600 2035 2890 3400 3910 4420
 95747 1630 1800 2290 3255 3830 4400 4980









For a list of Apartments that accept the HCV Rental Assistance, Click Here

Roseville Housing Authority (RHA) released an RFP for the Project-Based Voucher (PBV) Program in March 17, 2023. The PBV program is designed to conform to the Project-Based Voucher Program Final Rule published on October 13, 2005 at 24 CFR Part 983. RHA will accept applications and supporting documentation for new construction or rehabilitation units through April 7, 2023.  Information must be emailed to [email protected] with the subject line PBV Application Response
Project Based Voucher Application - Click Here
View the RFP for Project Based Vouchers - Click Here

To view the 2023 Roseville Housing Authority Annual Plan, Click Here

waiting list

Through a lottery process, 700 applications were added to the Roseville Housing Authority's 2020 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List.  If your application was selected in the lottery, you received a letter in the mail outlining the next steps required to remain on the Waiting List.  It is important to provide an accurate mailing address.  Application status is available at

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Roseville/Rocklin Renters Information Requested
The Roseville Housing Authority needs your help in maintaining current rental information. If you are a renter within Roseville or Rocklin, please fill out this Housing Survey. There are only 12 questions and the survey is completely confidential.

Regional Housing Authorities

El Dorado County Housing Authority
2900 Fairlane Court, Placerville, CA 95667
(530) 621-6300
Placer County Housing Authority
11552 B Avenue, Auburn, CA 95603
(530) 889-7676
Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency
630 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 440-1390
Regional Housing Authority of Sutter and Nevada County
1455 Butte House Road, Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 671-0220
Yolo County Housing
147 Main Street, Woodland, CA 95695
(530) 662-5428

Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) provides certain rights and protections to Housing Choice Voucher assisted tenants and members of their households.

Emergency Transfer Plan
Notice of Occupancy Rights VAWA
VAWA Certification
Notice of Occupancy Rights VAWA (Spanish)
VAWA Certification (Spanish)
Domestic Violence Resources


EIV - Enterprise Income Verification System

EIV is a web-based computer system that contains employment and income information of individuals who participate in HUD rental assistance programs. Housing Authorities are required to use HUD's EIV system.

What You Should Know About EIV

Housing Choice Voucher Administrative Plan

Roseville Housing Authority’s Administrative Plan for its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program explains the policies through which the agency administers the rental assistance program. The full plan is available in PDF format below.
Roseville Housing Authority 2022 HCV Administrative Plan

Housing Authority Annual Budget

The Housing Authority is a separate legal entity however is considered a component unit of the City of Roseville since the City is financially accountable for its activities. The financial activities of the Housing Authority are included in the City's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR); however, the Housing Authority produces its own separate annual budget which is taken to its governing body which is the City Council.
Housing Authority Annual Budget FY2020-21

Housing Choice Voucher Audited Financial Data Schedule

Roseville Housing Authority’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program is audited as part of the City of Roseville's basic financial statements. The Financial Data Schedule (Balance Sheet and Income Statement) is presented for purposes of additional analysis as required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), but is not required as part of the audited financial statements.
FY2019 City of Roseville Financial Data Schedule

Roseville Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher RHA 2020 5-Year Plan and 2020, 2021, 2022-23 Annual Plans

Roseville Housing Authority’s policy for reporting changes

Participants of the Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance program must immediately report, in writing, any changes in income or assets, and if a family member no longer lives in the unit. Failure to report changes in writing within 15 days that result in the overpayment of the tenant's subsidy amounts will be owed by the tenant to the Roseville Housing Authority.

Report changes form

Changes must be REPORTED AND VERIFIED by the 20th of the month in order for a rent decrease to take place the following month. Failure to properly report changes will result in no change to tenant portion of the contract rent until properly verified.

Proper reporting of changes includes:

  • Completed change form – incomplete forms will be returned for completion
  • Documentation of change(s) being reported (ie: termination letter, notice of action, EDD check stub, etc.)
  • Submittal of all forms needed to obtain 3rd party verification of change(s)
  • Contacting your case manager to ensure that all required documents are provided

Mainstream Voucher Information

The Roseville Housing Authority (RHA) has been awarded 43 Mainstream Vouchers to be used for lease-up in the cities of Roseville and Rocklin. Due to the strict requirements for this program and in order to reach HUD's targeted population for this limited set-aside funding, pre-applications are only available from Direct Referral Agencies starting December 24, 2018.

If you are currently on the waiting list for a Housing Choice (Section 8) Voucher, the Roseville Housing Authority mailed you a letter directly to inquire about your eligibility. Complete pre-applications received from households currently on the waiting list will be prioritized for these vouchers.

Participant Requirements:
Under the Mainstream Voucher Program, HUD is providing a limited preference set-aside funding source for households:
1. With a member who is 18-61 years AND has a disability; AND
2. Is: Transitioning out of institutional/segregated settings; At serious risk of institutionalization; Homeless; OR At risk of becoming homeless.

For an RHA Mainstream Voucher, the applicant will also need documentation of:
1. Connection with current supportive services, including an identified case manager for a minimum of six months after being housed; and
2. Completion of the local Ready to Rent Program or approved equivalent program.

Direct Referral Agencies:

Interested households, who fit the criteria above, may contact one of these agencies to inquire about a pre-application:
-Advocates for Mentally Ill Housing (AMIH) -(530) 878-5088
-Placer County Adult System of Care - (888) 886-5401 or Whole Person Care - (530) 889-7170
-The Gathering Inn (TGI) - (916) 791-9355
-Volunteers of America (VOA) - (916) 265-3400