Athens Housing Authority

300 South Rocksprings Street, Athens, GA

There is one waiting list open now offered by Athens Housing Authority.

Athens Housing Authority Waiting Lists

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Athens Housing Authority Public Housing Open Until Further Notice

Athens Housing Authority offers the Public Housing programs in Clarke County.

Go to the Georgia Section 8 Waiting Lists page or the Georgia Public Housing Waiting Lists page for more nearby housing applications.

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List

Please Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.

The Athens Housing Authority (AHA) waiting list for Public Housing apartments is currently open. Applications are being accepted since at least April, 2016, until further notice.

If you meet the eligibility requirements, you may visit our office at 300 S. Rocksprings St. to obtain an application; or, call 706-425-5300 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday – Friday to have an application mailed; or, click here to download a pre-application and email it to us at

There are four ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Print the application online here. Select the link that says, "click here to download a pre-application," under the "Pre-Application" header.
  2. Send an email to
  3. Pick up an application at the AHA office, located at 300 S. Rocksprings St., Athens, GA 30606, from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm ET.
  4. Call the AHA at (706) 425-5300 to request an application by mail, from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it can be either:

  1. Hand delivered to the AHA at the address above.
  2. Mailed to the AHA at the address above.
  3. Faxed to the AHA at (706) 425-5299.
  4. Scanned and emailed to the AHA at

This waiting list has preferences, and they can be found on the pre-application.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the pre-application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the AHA website.



Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (706) 425-5300.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 03/30/2020.

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