Fair Housing

The Tacoma Neighborhood and Community Services Department, Human Rights Division investigates and resolves complaints alleging discrimination in housing which violates the Law Against Discrimination, Chapter 1.29 of the Official code of the City of Tacoma, as
amended, and the Federal Fair housing Act.

The Fair Housing Code, Chapter 1.29,  as amended, prohibits unfair housing practices
in the rental, sale, or financing of housing based on:

  • Race
  • Color
  • Sex
  • Religion
  • Age
  • National Origin
  • Marital Status
  • Familial Status
  • Disability
  • Ancestry
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity
  • Veteran/Military Status

If your experience occurred within a year from the most recent date of alleged  discrimination stop by or contact us.

Neighborhood and Community Services Department
747 Market Street
Room 836
Tacoma, WA 98402

Phone: (253) 591-5151
Fax: (253) 591-5050
TTY: (253) 591-5153

Inquiry Form 
Fair Housing Conference

People with hearing or speech impairments may contact us through Washington Relay Services.

TTY or ASCII: 1-800-833-6388
VCO: (800) 833-6386
STS: (877) 833-6341

Information can be made available in alternative formats upon request.

Contact Information

747 Market Street,
Room 836
Tacoma, WA  98402

Christina McLeod
(253) 591-5043

Rental Assistance

United Way or call 211

Tacoma Housing Authority

Pierce County Housing Authority - Section 8

Access Point 4 Housing
(253) 682-3401