The HUD-9902 data is critical because it is with this data that HUD demonstrates to Congress and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) the impact of the program. HUD uses these numbers to justify proposed appropriations, to develop performance indicators, and report on the accomplishment of performance goals. The data collected from form HUD-9902 also plays a role in Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) scoring. Since Fiscal Year (FY) 2007, all agencies participating in HUD’s Housing Counseling Program are required to submit the new form HUD-9902 quarterly.
The following HUD-9902 Reports summarize the information submitted on a quarterly basis by Housing Counseling Agencies from FY 2007 - FY 2015: