HUD Certified Housing Counselor Application Process

Public Search Functions on HUD.gov

Once counselors have become HUD certified via FHA Connection, the public can search on HUD.gov for both HUD certified housing counselors counseling agencies nation-wide.

Search for Counseling Agencies with HUD Certified Housing Counselors

On the Counseling Agency search screen under Counseling type select Certified. The result provides a list of active housing counseling agencies with a HUD certified housing counselor.

HUD.gov Counseling Agencies Search screen

Public HUD Certified Housing Counselor Database Search

On HUD.gov’s HUD Certified Housing Counselor Database screen enter the 6 digit counselor ID. Click send to locate the counselor record.

Enter the 6 digit counselor ID. Click send to locate the counselor record.

If a match is found a list of agencies that employ the counselor are listed.

If a match is found a list of agencies that employ the counselor are listed.