Lead Assistance Programs

The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) has a variety of lead-based paint hazard assistance programs to assist eligible occupants in remediating and/or abatement lead-based paint hazards in pre-1978 one to four family residential units. NJDCA’s lead assistance programs are the following:

  • Federal Lead Remediation and Abatement Program (LRAP)
  • State Lead-Safe Home Remediation Program
  • State Single-Family Home Remediation Program


Eligible Applications: Submission of an application (Lead Assistance Program Application) to a designated community-based agency or municipality (Lead Assistance Contact List)

You may qualify for help the lead assistance programs if you meet the following requirements:

  • The property has presence of lead-based paint hazards;
  • Your household income is within the low-to-moderate income limits;
  • You live in a 1 to 4-unit residential home built before 1978;
  • The property is structurally sound.


Contact List by Agency

Vacant/Unoccupied Units

Policy and Procedures

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Related Links

Additional Links

Lead Safe Bid Opportunities for Contractors

Lead Remediation and Abatement Program (LRAP)

Contact Us

For additional information, contact the corresponding Lead Agency for your county (information under "Contact List by Program")
or Call

 Phone:  609-913-4520 or 609-913-4515 or 609-376-0419.