in Salt Lake County are protected from discriminatory housing practices by
federal and state laws. Salt Lake County prohibits unfair housing practices in
the rental, sale, or financing of housing because of a person's race, color,
national origin, ancestry, disability and use of a service animal, gender,
parental status, marital status, religion, participation in Section 8 voucher
program or other similar government housing subsidy programs, sexual
orientation (includes gender identity), and age. Discriminatory treatment may
occur if you are treated differently than other tenants or prospective tenants
because of one or more of your class attributes.
Tenants who believe that they may have been the victim of housing discrimination can make a complaint with a fair housing enforcement agency. If you have a fair housing complaint, you can contact the
Utah Anti-discrimination & Labor Division, Fair Housing at 160 East 300 South, 3rd Floor, Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-6630.
You may also access the
Federal Government's HUD complaint form