Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing

18 the Green
Dover, Kent County, Delaware 19901

Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing is a Public Housing Agency in Dover, Delaware that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), Public Housing, and Moving to Work programs. As of December 11th, 2019, Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing serves Kent County and Sussex County.

Waiting list information for the Delaware State Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program can be found here.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Open Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing Waiting Lists

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Delaware State Housing Authority (DHA) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least July, 2017, until further notice.

Please note: Program participants, except the elderly or disabled, must also be enrolled in the Moving to Work (MTW) program.

There are four ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Complete the online application here.
  2. Call (888) 363-8808 to request an application by mail.
  3. Pick up an application at the DSHA waiting list office, located at Liberty Court, 1289 W. Walker Road, Dover, Delaware 19904.
  4. Open and print the application online here. Select the "Print an application form" link.

Once the paper application has been completed, it must be mailed or faxed to the DSHA. 

This waiting list has the following preferences: Live or work in Kent or Sussex County, working more than 20 hours per week, veteran, head of household and spouse/co-head have never participated in the Moving to Work Program.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences. The DSHA operates a single waiting list for its housing programs.

For more information, visit the DSHA renters page, or the DSHA website.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (302) 739-4263.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 10/04/2019.

About Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing

More information about Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing can be found on its website at http://www.destatehousing.com.

Representatives of Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing may be available by phone at (302) 739-4263. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 12/11/2019, it is not known if Delaware State Housing Authority - Public Housing is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


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