HOUSING DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINT
If you have been denied housing based on your race, color, national origin, religion, sex, family status, or disability, this is housing discrimination and it is illegal by federal law. If you believe you are a victim of housing discrimination, you can file a housing discrimination complaint by using the following options:
In Person: 1117 Trinity Street, Room 144, Austin, TX 78701
Call your local contact: Polk County Habitat for Humanity at 936-328-8529.
Contact the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) by phone at 1-888-452-4778.
Attn: Civil Rights Division
1117 Trinity Street, Room 144-T
Austin, TX 78701
Access the TWC Housing Discrimination Complaint Form
Contact the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
By Phone: 1-888-560-8913 / TTY (817) 978-5595
Attn: Fair Housing Enforcement Center
801 North Cherry, 27th Floor
Fort Worth, TX 76102
If you choose to mail your complaint in letter format, be sure to include the following information:
- Your name and address
- The name and address of the person your complaint is about
- The address of the house or apartment you were trying to rent or buy
- The date when this incident occurred
- A short description of what happened
You can click below to complete an online HUD complaint form: Visit HUD's website for additional information.