Sussex County Housing Office

233 L South County Dr
Waverly, Sussex County, Virginia 23890

Sussex County Housing Office serves Greensville County, Surry County, Sussex County and Emporia on behalf of Virginia Housing.
Waiting List Statuses
Waiting List Status
Sussex, Surry, and Greensville County; and Emporia City, Virginia Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Other Sussex County Housing Office Waiting Lists

During the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some waiting list openings may be postponed until further notice. Application methods may change, as well. Visit the housing authority's website for the latest on its current operations, if one is available. If there is no information online, you can contact the housing authority directly. Office operations may be different from usual, and it may take days or weeks to get a response.

Closed: Sussex, Surry, and Greensville County; and Emporia City, Virginia Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Waiting List

The Sussex County Housing Office (SCHO) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. Applications were last accepted for one day only on June 5, 2020. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences: Applicants that live, work, or have been hired to work in either Sussex, Surry, Greenville, or Emporia will be placed on the waiting list ahead of applicants that do not live or work in either county or city.

It is not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the Virginia Housing website.

Sources: This information was verified by Virginia Housing, as of June 2, 2020.

Service Area

This waiting list is for rental assistance in Sussex, Surry, and Greensville County; and Emporia City, Virginia.

Last Updated on 12/03/2020.

About Sussex County Housing Office

More information about Sussex County Housing Office can be found on its website at

Representatives of Sussex County Housing Office may be available by phone at (804) 834-1302. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

Sussex County Housing Office does not participate in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, so voucher holders cannot port to this housing authority. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.