Even though California has ended most protections for renters due to COVID-19, as of May 6, 2022 renters still have important legal protections! This fact sheet covers key renter protections that could benefit you. Updated fact sheets in: English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Russian.
The rules are complicated, but if you cannot pay your rent, are worried about eviction, or have received an eviction notice, you should consult with a lawyer. Visit www.lawhelpca.org to find a free or low-cost lawyer to help you understand California’s COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act.