State Housing Appeals Board


The State Housing Appeals Board (SHAB) is created by and empowered under the Rhode Island Low and Moderate Income Housing Act, R.I. Gen. Laws § 45-53-1 et seq. SHAB hears and adjudicates appeals of local review board decisions relating to comprehensive permit applications that propose to develop low and moderate income housing. SHAB reviews a local review board decision in accordance with the standards prescribed by the Act, including the consistency of the decision with the approved affordable housing plan and local needs.

Agency Address
44 Washington Street
Providence, RI,02903


Rules Coordinator
Steven Richard
[email protected]