Voucher Payment Standards

 ​ VOUCHER PAYMENT STANDARDS- 2017​

100% of HUD Fair Market Rent (FMR’s) published on November 1, 2016  

Bedroom Size

Payment Standard

0

$1,435

1

$1,725

2

$2,175

3

$3,020

4

$3,480

5

$4,000

6

$4,520


The Payment Standard is defined as “the maximum monthly assistance payment for a family assisted in the voucher program (before deducting the total tenant payment by the family)” [24 CFR 982.4(b)].

The Payment Standard for a family is the lower of (1) the payment standard for the family unit size, which is defined as the appropriate number of bedrooms for the family under OHA’s subsidy standards [24 CFR 982.4(b)], or (2) the payment standard for the size of the dwelling unit rented by the family.​ ​​​​​​