Belmar Housing Authority
710 8th Avenue
Belmar, Monmouth County, NJ


Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Belmar Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update June 5th, 2015.

The Belmar Housing Authority (BHA) is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for senior/disabled individuals.

Please Note: The BHA does not have family public housing.

The BHA offers one public housing community with 50 units dedicated to senior/disabled individuals.

There are two ways to apply:
1. Visit the Municipal Building to pick up an application, located at 601 Main St., Belmar, NJ, during normal office hours.
2. Download an application here, then print and complete.

Once the application has been completed, it must be mailed to the BHA, located at 710 8th Ave., Belmar, NJ 07719.

The BHA does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: substandard housing, homeless, involuntarily displaced, or rent burden.

More information can be found by visiting the BHA website, or by calling 732-681-1795 during normal office hours.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Belmar Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 50 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Belmar Housing Authority is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units.

Belmar Housing Authority is among the 21% of New Jersey housing authorities that only offer public housing. Section 8 assistance in its target area is administered by another nearby housing authority.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (, 2014)

Housing Authority Annual and 5 Year Plans

Public housing agencies, also called public housing authorities, which receive funding from HUD, are required to submit and receive approval from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development of both an Annual Plan and a 5 Year Plan. These plans establish each housing authority’s policies, strategies, programs and operations for meeting the housing needs of persons within their target area.

The housing authority plans include specific details about the cost of renovations to real estate (also known as capital improvements), changes to Section 8 HCV policies, planned redevelopment of public housing projects and other major administrative changes.

Following are the HUD-approved public housing agency plans for Belmar Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 9/23/10 Plan
2006 3/29/07 Plan
2005 10/31/05 Plan
2004 9/30/04 Plan
2002 11/19/02 Plan
2001 9/25/01 Plan
2000 9/18/00 Plan