The Most Northeastern City in the United States.

Landlord Responsibilities

Caribou Municipal Building
25 High St
Caribou, Maine 04736
Lisa Plourde, Executive Director
Sue Ouellette, FSS/Homeownership
Phone: (207) 493-4234
Fax: (207) 376-0178


About Us

General Information

Applicant Information

New Voucher Holder Information

Participant Information

Landlord Information

 Landlord Benefits

Landlord Responsibilities

Selecting a Section 8 Family as a Tenant

Housing Inspections

Security Deposits

HAP Contract & Lease

HAP Payments & Direct Deposit

Requesting a Rent Increase and/or Utility Change

Terminating a Lease

Change in Landlord/Management Information

Non-Discrimination and Accessibility for Persons with Disability

Violence Against Women Act

Program Forms

Reasonable Accommodation

Report Fraud

Questions & Answers

Community Resources



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Equal Housing Opportunity

Owners participating in the Housing Choice Voucher Program have the following continuing responsibilities:

  • Maintain unit in compliance with Housing Quality Standards (HQS)
  • Complete repairs in a timely manner.
  • Screens applicants applying for a unit.
  • Collect security deposit and the tenant’s monthly portion of rent.
  • Keep landlord-paid utilities in service.
  • Report move-outs timely.
  • Notify Caribou Housing Agency of any changes in ownership.
  • Abide by any further requirements imposed by the Housing Assistance Payments (HAP) Contract, laws or regulations.