Portability is the process that allows an eligible Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) applicant or participant to move anywhere in the United States where there is a housing agency operating the federal HCV program.
Portability Move Out (Port Out) is when an eligible family moves from Santa Clara County to another city or county.
If you wish to Port Out, you must contact your Housing Specialist in writing to advise of the request.
Portability Move In (Port In) is when an eligible family moves from another city or county into Santa Clara County.
If you wish to Port In to Santa Clara County, you must contact your current housing agency.
Santa Clara County Housing Authority
Housing Programs Department
Attn: Incoming Portability
505 West Julian Street
San Jose, CA 95110
Fax: (408) 993-4009