The Illinois Rental Payment Program

Tenant, landlord assistance available

Wed, December 29, 2021, 9:13 AM

The Illinois Rental Payment Program is now taking applications from both renters and landlords in need. The program is for those who are behind on rent or have a tenant that has not paid rent due to a COVID-related financial hardship. Applications are accepted through Jan. 9.

UPDATE: The Illinois Rental Payment Program (ILRPP) is now open! For program information, FAQs and to apply, please visit

If you are a tenant or a landlord and have applied to receive ILRPP assistance during the May-July 2021 application periods, you can check the status of your application at For other questions about ILRPP, you may reach the call center at 866-454-3571 or via email at

On Monday, December 6 and going forward, the ILRPP Call Center will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.