Below you’ll find various documents pertaining to the Bellingham Housing Authority and Whatcom County Housing Authority. Helpful external web links are also included.*

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Agency Documents

TitleDescriptionVersionSizeDate addedDate modifiedDownload
2023 PHA Plan - BHA

2023 Public Housing Authority (PHA) Plan for the Housing Authority of the City of Bellingham

2.19 MB12-16-202202-02-2024 DownloadPreview
2023 PHA Plan - WCHA

2023 Public Housing Authority (PHA) Plan for the Housing Authority of Whatcom County

548.39 KB12-16-202202-02-2024 DownloadPreview
2024 ACOP

2024 Admissions and Continued Occupancy Plan

2.17 MB12-08-202312-08-2023 DownloadPreview
2024 Admin Plan

2024 HCV Administrative Plan

3.35 MB12-08-202312-08-2023 DownloadPreview
2024 HCV Utility Allowance

2024 Housing Choice Voucher Utility Allowance Tables

359.01 KB02-02-202402-02-2024 DownloadPreview
2024 Payment Standards, FMRs, Income Limits

2024 Payment Standards

2024 Fair Market Rents

2024 Income Limits

260.38 KB03-27-202404-08-2024 DownloadPreview
2024 Schedule of Charges557.56 KB12-01-202312-01-2023 DownloadPreview

Board Documents

Human Resources

TitleDescriptionSizeDate addedDownload
BHA Employment Application

Employment Application - Rev 2019

302.15 KB08-19-2020 DownloadPreview
BHA Applicant Data Sheet

Applicant Data Sheet required upon hire.

218.05 KB05-09-2024 DownloadPreview
Affirmative Action Form

Affirmative Action Form - Rev 2017

10.05 KB08-19-2020 DownloadPreview

* The Bellingham Housing Authority (BHA) provides external links as a convenience to website visitors and for informational purposes only. BHA does not endorse or approve any of the content (including products, services or opinions) present on external websites and bears no responsibility for the accuracy or legality of the content of the external site or subsequent links from an external site.

Linking Policy

Links to Government Websites

The Bellingham Housing Authority (BHA) may link to Federal, State or Local government agencies that can be either government owned or government sponsored (e.g.,  BHA may also link to websites created by public sector/private sector partnerships, and some government-sponsored websites that end in .com, .org, or .net (e.g., for the U.S. Postal Service).

Links to Non-Government Websites

In support of its mission, BHA may link to websites that are not government-owned or government-sponsored if these websites provide government information and/or services in a way that is not available on an official government website. Most typically, non-governmental links will be from partner or community organizations in the furthering of BHA’s mission and in direct benefit of its clients.  BHA provides links to these non-government websites as a public service only and reserves the right to remove links or deny requests for linking at any time and for any reason.