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Burbank City Council Approves Urgency Ordinance Prohibiting Evictions for Non-Payment of Rent Caused by Coronavirus

The Burbank City Council approved an Urgency Ordinance on March 17, 2020 prohibiting the evictions of residential and commercial tenants for non-payment of rent caused by Coronavirus. The moratorium goes into effect immediately and will end on April 30, 2020; unless extended by the City Council.  Tenants are still required to pay their rent, and will have up to six months following the expiration of the local emergency declared by Burbank should non-payment occur during the moratorium period that ends on April 30th.  For details and more information, please read the Ordinance – link here:

The Section 8 Waiting List in Burbank is closed.  The Burbank Housing Authority is not accepting applications at this time.  Please click here for other Affordable Housing Opportunities in the Community.


On March 26, 2019, the Burbank Housing Authority Board approved updates to the Administrative Plan that the housing authority office utilizes to implement the federal Section 8 Program.  

For detailed information, please review the newly adopted Administrative Plan.

Current applicants may also send a preference update in writing to Burbank Housing Authority, P.O. Box 6459, Burbank, CA  91510-6459.  Please do not contact the office with application updates.  Updates will not be taken over the telephone.

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