TEST: Emergency Rental Assistance Tenant Application

Beginning February 15, 2021, The New Orleans Emergency Rental Assistance Program (NOERAP) will begin accepting applications for the following households:

  • Households with an income at or below 60 percent of the area median income (AMI) which is approximately $42,000 for a family of four;
  • Households that have experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs, or experienced a financial hardship due to COVID-19; and 
  • Households that are at risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability. Support documentation and/or self-certification will be required prior to issuance of payments.

Fields marked with * are required.

Applicant Info
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Household Members (including yourself)
List household members including yourself
No. Name Age Gender Race/Ethnicity Job Status Income (Monthly)







Income Information
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Have you filed for unemployment?*

Are you receiving unemployment?*

If you receive rental subsidy such as Project Based Rental Assistance, Housing Choice Voucher, VASH Voucher or USDA 521 Rental Assistance; have you requested an income recertification to reduce your rental portion?*

Proof of Hardship

By signing below, I am certifying to the following:

  • I understand that submitting false information at anytime during the application process will cause my application to be disqualified.
  • I understand that documentation evidencing hardship and proof of identification will be required prior to issuance of payment.
  • I understand that priority will be given to the lowest income earning households, households at risk for homelessness and individuals that previously applied for funding through the State’s Louisiana Emergency Rental Assistance Program (LERAP).
  • I understand that submitting this application does not entitle me to assistance through New Orleans Emergency Rental Assistance Program (NOERAP).
I agree to the terms of New Orleans Emergency Rental Assistance Program.*