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2021 HIC and PIT Count Data Submission Guidance


Date Published: April 2021


This document provides information to Continuums of Care (CoCs) on how to successfully submit their 2021 Housing Inventory Count (HIC) and Point-in-Time (PIT) Count data to the HUD. Staff should review this guidance and use it as a reference when preparing their data for submission. For information on what information needs to be submitted and how to collect such data, please see Notice CPD-18-08: 2019 HIC and PIT Data Collection for CoC and ESG Programs. For information on the unsheltered PIT count flexibilities allowed for the 2021 PIT count in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, please see CPD Memo: Availability of Waivers for the Biennial Point-in-Time Count of Unsheltered Homelessness and HUD’s Conducting the 2021 Unsheltered PIT Count guidance document.

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