770-347-0212                   erap@claytoncountyga.gov

Clayton County Relief

Rental and Utilities Assistance


Clayton County residents, impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19), can apply for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) funding for rent and utilities.



ERAP Call Center



Emergency Rental Assistance

For Tenants and Landlords

Tenants must:


  • Provide a valid Photo ID for applicant
  • Provide contact information including your email address and phone number
  • Provide proof of income (Paystubs, 2020 taxes, W2 or signed declaration)
  • Provide a copy of the Lease Agreement or written attestation from a Verifiable Landlord or Management Agent
  • Provide an eviction notice, late notice or dispossessory (if applicable)
  • Provide a past Due Water/Sewer, Gas, Electric, or Internet Utility Notice(s)
  • Provide a documentation of unemployment or loss of income since March 2020
  • Provide a documentation of any previous rental assistance received since March 13, 2020
  • Provide any other documentation that indicates risk of homelessness

Landlords must:


  • Provide a valid W-9 for payment to the owner of the rental property
  • Confirm that any late or rental arrears submitted for consideration are for Clayton County, properties only
  • Provide a Rent Ledger & Lease Agreement
  • Provide SSN or Tax ID Number for the landlord or rental property owner/company
  • Confirm whether or not a tenant receives a rental subsidy and the subsidy amount
  • Provide contact information


Additional Resources

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Past Events

Clayton County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Clayton County Emergency Rental Assistance Program In-Person Assistance

Saturday, June 25, 2022

Lake Spivey Recreation Center
2300 Walt Stephens Rd.
Jonesboro, GA 30236

Star-C’s Regional Eviction Court Update