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HACLA's Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting list is Opening for ApplicationS

Release Date: 2022-09-29

HACLA will open the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting list Lottery for online applications October 17-30, 2022.

Application Process

Interested families must apply online during the waiting list opening period.

  • The simple application, which takes approximately 5-8 minutes, must be completed and submitted online using a smartphone, tablet, computer, or other electronic device with Internet access. Families and individuals without Internet access, can submit the online application at locations throughout the city that offer free use of their internet access or computers, such as public libraries.
  • The online application will be available in English, Spanish, Korean, Chinese, Armenian, and Tagalog.
  • The application site requires a valid email address and phone number as well as the full name, date of birth, and Social Security number/Alien Registration number (if you have one) for the Head of Household and their Spouse/Co-Head (if applicable). Applicants must also provide a current residential address (if you have one), a mailing address, and the combined annual income for all household members
  • Applying for the lottery does not guarantee a spot on the Section 8 Waiting List. At the end of the application period, a randomized, computer process will be used - together with HACLA’s waiting list preferences, to select 30,000 applicants for the official waiting list. You can learn more about the process and qualifications here