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Housing Counseling FAQ

If an agency approved to participate in HUD's Housing Counseling Program has multiple Branches, does housing counseling occurring at each Branch have to be performed by a HUD certified counselor?

Date Published: June 2017

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As of August 1, 2020, the Final Compliance Date for the Final Rule, the agency must ensure that any housing counseling performed at any of the Branches must be performed by a HUD certified counselor.

Tags: Housing Counseling Program Certification Rule - Who Needs to Be Certified