Bergen County’s Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance Program
The County of Bergen is providing financial relief to eligible Bergen County residents who experienced a financial hardship during the COVID-19 pandemic. Tenants who have been unable to pay their rent and/or utility payments since March 2020 are encouraged to apply for funding.
If eligible, any renter who owes rent or utility payments dating back to March 13, 2020 may receive up to 12 months of rental arrears and utility payments through this program
Program is first come, first serve as long as funding is available or until July 23, 2021 deadline is met
All payments will be directly made to Landlord and/or Utility Provider