The Taos Pueblo Housing Authority (TPHA) serves its tribal members living on the Pueblo, as well as, in Taos county. TPHA is your resource regarding anything related to housing matters. Such as: home rehabilitation, rental assistance and utility assistance.


Programs available to the Taos Pueblo Community


Emergency Rental Utility Assistance Program (ERUAP)

Eligible households may receive up to 12 months of assistance (YOU MUST BE A RENTER); payment of existing housing related arrears that could result in eviction of an eligible household is prioritized. Assistance must be provided to reduce rental or utility arrears before the household may receive assistance for future rent or utility payments. Funds will be paid directly to landlords and utility service providers. This program will commence beginning the July 13th, 2021 and expires September 30, 2022.

Click on the link below to download an application or visit our Facebook page, Taos Pueblo Housing Authority 2021, or stop by the Housing office to pick up an application. 

Fuel Wood

IHBG sponsored program

TPHA is looking to purchase wood! If you are a wood vendor - contact us!

Assistance is based on while supplies last and per head of household according to the Taos Pueblo Governor's office official list and is offered to both low income and non low income residents.


Utility Assistance



Home Rehabilitation Assistance

The Home Rehabilitation program was created to prevent, prepare, and respond to households impacted by COVID-19; for example: to reduce overcrowding in the home due to multi-generational households living conditions by building partitions to allow privacy, and/or improve ventilation to reduce the risks of COVID-19. 

You must be income eligible and have proof of home ownership which can be obtained from the Realty office at CMS.


Mobile Home Program

This program will be available towards the end of 2021 or possibly into 2022.

The roll-out, requirements and application will be announced and available in the near future. This program will address homelessness, overcrowded, and substandard living conditions at Taos Pueblo.



The following information and documents are required for the application to be complete. Any documents not attached to the application will be considered incomplete and the application will not be processed.


  • Verification of Tribal enrollment at Taos Pueblo for Head of Household: must provide a Tribal ID or official document from the Tribal enrollment office.

  • Social security numbers of ALL household members

  • Proof of all income - recent check stubs, employer statements, prior year tax returns, affidavit of unemployment, or social security benefits award may be used.

  • If you are applying for rental assistance, a rent agreement/landlord info. is needed.

  • If you are applying for utility assistance, please provide one (1) recent billing invoice from your utility company with the amount due, account number and contact information on the document. No other type of document will be accepted.

  • If requesting home rehabilitation services, provide proof of home ownership along with documents requested above. (This document may be obtained from the Realty office at CMS).

    IMPORTANT: The applicant's name must be listed on any and all documentation you provide the housing authority. Such as: your electric bill, the head of household's name should be listed on the bill.



Applications will be available by the following means:

  • Applicant downloads an application (see above)

  • Application faxed to applicant

  • Electronic Copy emailed to applicant

  • Mailed as requested by applicant

  • Social media, via download from Taos Pueblo Housing Authority 2021 Facebook page



Applications may be submitted by the following ways:

  • In person: Drop your application at our office: 925 Spider Rock Road (Monday-Friday) 8am-5pm. 

  • Fax: TPHA at (575) 737-9664

  • Mail: Submit a completed application and COPIES (NO ORIGINALS) of your supporting documents to: TPHA, PO Box 2570, Taos, NM 87571

  • After hours: There is a secure drop box at the entrance of TPHA.


For your information

Applications will be processed in the order they are received.

Only one application per household is allowed.

An application is not a guarantee of assistance.

Approved applicants will be notified by mail.


Contact Us:

Business Hours

Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

Office: (575) 737-9704

Fax: (575) 737-9664

P.O. Box 2570

925 Spider Rock Road

Taos, NM 87571


All federal holidays, as well as, tribal holidays and CMS closures will be observed.