Know your rights. District residents cannot be evicted for the duration of the public health emergency plus sixty days; nor can they be charged late fees for the duration of the public health emergency.
Landlords in DC are required to offer rent payment plans to eligible DC tenants. Tenants who wish to participate in a rent payment plan must submit an application and proof they have faced financial hardship as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.
The following documents will help landlords and tenants reach a payment plan agreement.