A Rent Program Enrollment Form must be completed annually for EACH SEPARATE ASSESSOR’S PARCEL having a rental unit(s). Enrollment must be complete PRIOR to submitting any additional notices or petitions including rent increases.
All information must be submitted completely and accurately. All submitted information is subject to routine audit.
EXEMPTIONS You may claim exemption from classification as a Controlled Rental Unit during the enrollment process (RMC 11.100.030(d)). Please reference the codes on the Exemption Code list for use on your Enrollment application: Rent Control Exemption Codes.
FEES The Fair Rent, Just Cause for Eviction, and Homeowner Protection Ordinance requires all Landlords to pay a Residential Rental Housing Fee. Landlords are also required to obtain a business license and maintain compliance with the City's Rental Inspection and Fire Prevention programs if required by the Richmond Municipal Code. Please visit the Fees page for more information: Fees.
For assistance with the completion of online forms, please visit the Rent Program office, located on the second floor of 440 Civic Center Plaza, Richmond, CA 94804, call (510) 234-RENT (7368) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.