Required Notice for Housing Providers
On March 25, 2021, Governor Cuomo signed Chapter 82 of the Laws of 2021. This statute requires the Division of Human Rights to promulgate regulations requiring housing providers “to provide notice to all tenants and prospective tenants … of their rights to request reasonable modifications and accommodations” for persons with disabilities, and repeals Chapter 311 of the Laws of 2020.
Fair Housing Month 2021
The New York State Division of Human Rights and the United Stated Department of Housing and Urban Development have partnered to launch a public information campaign to educate New Yorkers about their rights to fair housing.
Coronavirus Related Information
Walk-in visits remain unavailable. Limited by-appointment-only in-person appointments may be requested at each of DHR’s offices.
If you believe you are facing discrimination related to the Coronavirus, you can file a complaint with the New York State Division of Human Rights.