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Note: Due to the decentralized nature of affordable housing information, the information about this waiting list may be out of date.
How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List
The Covington Housing Authority
(CHA) is currently accepting
Public Housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.
The CHA offers one Public Housing community with 244 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.
To apply, visit the CHA to pick up an application, located at 1701 Shoaf St., Covington, TN 38019, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm CDT, Monday-Friday.
Once the application has been completed, you must call the CHA to schedule an application interview at (901) 476-6135, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.
Be sure to include these documents with your application: Birth certificates, Social Security Cards, proof of all income, and photo IDs for all adult household members.
The CHA does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: homeless, displaced by government action, displaced by a natural disaster, veteran, elderly, or disabled.
For more information, call the CHA office at (901) 476-6135, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Friday.
Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (901)476-6135.
Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.
Last Updated on 08/04/2015.