Violence Against Women Act
| New VAWA Questions and Answers Document|
HUD has provided an updated VAWA Questions and Answers document providing responses to questions from industry stakeholders
| HUD HSG Notice 17-05Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Reauthorization Act of 2013 – Additional Guidance for Multifamily Owners and Management Agents|
2017 Notice explaining requirements to implement VAWA for Multifamily Housing properties
|Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 (Bill) |
This link takes you to a copy of the final version of this bill.
|VAWA Final Rule - November 2016 |
This is the copy of the Final Rule: Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013: Implementation in HUD Housing Programs.
|HUD Form 5380: Notice of Occupancy Rights under the Violence Against Women Act - Edited (VAWA Notice 2017) |
This is an edited version of the form which includes placeholders and information about resources available for victims. Owner/agents should edit to make applicable for a specific property. Provide this form with the VAWA Certification 1) to existing household members between December 16, 2016 and December 15, 2017, 2) to rejected applicants 3) at move-in, 4) with any notice of termination, 5) with any notice of eviction.
VAWA Forms Distribution Requirements
|HUD Form 5382 - Certification of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault or Stalking and Alternate Documentation (VAWA Certification 2017) |
This form replaces HUD Form 91066. Provide this form with the VAWA Notice above between December 16, 2016 and December 15, 2017, 2) to rejected applicants 3) at move-in, 4) with any notice of termination, 5) with any notice of eviction.
|VAWA FASTForms CD |
RBD has developed
|VAWA Online Training |
Join Mary Ross for VAWA training and never leave your site! Check out available VAWA classes.
|USDA - 515 Rural Housing - Latest Guidance |
This guidance was issued in January 2017.
Matrix Comparing HUD VAWA Rules to USDA VAWA Rules
VAWA 2013 Implementation Checklist