How can I pay the Rental Housing Fee?

Landlords are encouraged to pay the Rental Housing Fee online at

Select your name from the drop down menu under the “Contractor/Landlord/Utility Login” section. Usernames are organized by last name first. Your password is listed on your invoice in the "PAY ONLINE" section at the bottom left side of the page. Should you need assistance with your payment please contact our office at 510-234-RENT (7648) or schedule an appointment online

Alternatively, Landlords may send a check to the City of Richmond Rent Program, 440 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 200, Richmond, CA 94804. Please include your FRJC# and rental address on the check.

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1. Which properties are subject to the Rental Housing Fee?
2. How much is the Rental Housing Fee?
3. How can I pay the Rental Housing Fee?
4. When is the Rental Housing Fee due?
5. Does my Rental Unit qualify for the Rental Housing Fee for Governmentally-Subsidized Rental Units?
6. Are there penalties for late or nonpayment of the Rental Housing Fee?
7. I recently purchased a rental property. Whose responsibility is it to pay the Rental Housing Fee?
8. Why is the Rental Housing Fee necessary?
9. How was the amount of the Rental Housing Fee calculated?