City of Philadelphia
City of Philadelphia - Covid-19 Emergency Rent Assistance Program (ERAP)
Phase 4 opening up in March.
Check this website for updates or check status on an existing application:
City Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Eligibility: You must rent an apartment or house in Philadelphia
You must have a valid and current written lease signed by your landlord
You must have lost income because of COVID-19
You do NOT have to have been diagnosed with COVID-19 to be eligible.

Only one application may be submitted per rental unit.
Hours: Monday through Thursday 9:00am - 4:30pm
Friday 9:00am - 1:00pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (215) 686-8686 Information about ERAP
  • (215) 686-2181 Main Mayor's Office
Intake Procedure: Phase 4 is open for applications.
Check this website for updates: Phase 4 nformation Page

You can sign up to receive email alerts about the rental assistance program by visiting

You can apply online at Philadelphia Rental Assistance Phase 4 HomeBase
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