Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Until Further Notice
There are 5 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Maryland that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.
|Waiting List||Last Updated On|
|Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County||June 28th, 2018|
|City of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, MD Section 8 HCV Waiting List||May 11th, 2023|
|Washington County, Maryland Waiting List||September 29th, 2023|
|Rockville, Maryland Waiting Lists||May 28th, 2023|
|Anne Arundel County, Maryland||August 25th, 2023|
Section 8 Waiting Lists in Maryland
Are any Section 8 waiting lists are open in Maryland?
As of July 21st, 2023, there are 5 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open in Maryland.
How do I apply to an open Section 8 waiting list in Maryland?
To apply to an open Section 8 waiting list in Maryland, you need to submit a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) application to the respective housing authority that has an open waiting list. Here are the waiting lists with their respective openings:
- The Housing Opportunities Commission of Montgomery County Section 8 waiting list has been open since July 30th, 2015.
- The Anne Arundel County, Maryland Section 8 waiting list has been open since July 15th, 2019.
- The Washington County, Maryland Section 8 waiting list has been open since April 1st, 2023.
- The Rockville, Maryland Section 8 waiting list has been open since April 3rd, 2023.
- The Anne Arundel County, Maryland Section 8 waiting list has been open since August 15th, 2023.
Are any Section 8 waiting lists in Maryland for seniors?
As of November 29th, 2023, none of the Section 8 waiting lists in Maryland have preferences for seniors. Further details about the eligibility and preference criteria for each waiting list can be found on Affordable Housing Online or through the Public Housing Authority.
Do I have to live in Maryland to apply?
No, you do not have to live in Maryland to apply to an open waiting list in the state. However, many waiting lists do have preferences for local residents and commuters.
Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists
The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed in the last two years.
|Waiting List||Closed Date|
|Baltimore, Maryland Section 8 Waiting List Opening||Closed on October 13th, 2023|
|Howard County, Maryland Waiting List||Closed on August 31st, 2023|
|Charles County, Maryland Waiting List||Closed on June 27th, 2023|
|Harford County, Maryland||Closed on March 1st, 2023|
|Multi-County, MD Section 8 Waitlist Opens Through February||Closed on February 28th, 2023|
|Queen Anne County, Maryland||Closed on January 9th, 2023|
|St. Mary's County, Maryland||Closed on November 1st, 2022|
|Frederick, MD Section 8 HCV Waiting List||Closed on September 30th, 2021|
|Calvert County, Maryland||Closed on March 15th, 2021|