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Need information about New York City Housing Court? Housing Court Answers is the first and best place to go for information about Housing Court.

Housing Court Hotline

Hours of Operation

Monday — Friday
9 am to 5 pm

Call (212) 962-4795

Hotline Assistance

What we can assist you with:

  • Housing Court and Housing Court procedures
  • Landlord & Tenant rules and regulations
  • Enforcement of housing code violations
  • Referrals for free legal help
  • Referrals to community organizations that help with housing problems
  • We do not provide direct financial help for paying back rent — we will refer you to a charitable organization or provide you with information about the Human Resources Administration’s rules for assistance with back rent.


Hours of Operation
Monday — Friday
9 am to 5 pm
(212) 962-4795

Visit Our Information Tables

Our Information Tables are open in some boroughs, we can answer questions about your rights as a tenant. We can also help homeowners. We provide referrals to legal service providers and other eviction prevention organizations, resources, and agencies. We speak English and Spanish.

Staten Island
NYCHA Impartial Hearing Office