OHA Training

Learn how DoD establishes OHA rates and the purpose of the OHA Program in this hour-long overview from the Joint Knowledge Online (JKO).

Overseas Housing Allowance Rate Lookup

OHA rates are computed by country and are updated based on cost data and currency fluctuations. Use the tools below to look up current or past OHA rates

A location code is sometimes required to compute Overseas Housing Allowance (OHA) and Cost of Living Allowance (COLA). Use this tool to find the location code of an area.
Download historical OHA rates [Excel].