Section 8 Waiting Lists in New Jersey

There are 84 housing authorities in New Jersey which offer the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. For more on the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program visit the Housing Choice Voucher section of our Low Income Housing Renter's Guide.

As of August 16th 2018, there are 2 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Closing Soon

There are currently 1 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists that are open now and will be closing soon.

Hamilton Township, New Jersey

Open until August 17th, 2018

The Hamilton Township, New Jersey Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on August 17th, 2018 at 11:59 PM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally  Veterans  Persons with Disabilities  Preferences Unconfirmed 

Application Methods

Online Application 

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

All Open Indefinitely Waiting Lists

There are 1 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in New Jersey that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting List Serves
Union City Housing Authority Union City

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed.

Waiting List Closed Date
Newark Housing Authority -
Housing Authority of the City of Perth Amboy -
Long Branch Housing Authority September 17th, 2014
Jersey City Housing Authority May 19th, 2017
Housing Authority of the City of Passaic April 10th, 2017
Hoboken Housing Authority October 22nd, 2014
Housing Authority of the City of Paterson -
New Brunswick Housing Authority -
Orange Housing Authority -
Woodbridge Housing Authority June 23rd, 2015
Irvington Township Housing Authority -
Housing Authority of Plainfield February 24th, 2016
Housing Authority of the City of East Orange August 22nd, 2016
Boonton Housing Authority November 14th, 2016
Lakewood Housing Authority November 3rd, 2010
Keansburg Housing Authority November 5th, 2014
Vineland Housing Authority September 30th, 2014
Housing Authority of Bergen County -
Edgewater Housing Authority March 15th, 2016
Montclair Housing Authority -
Phillipsburg DCD December 11th, 2014
City of Clifton Housing Department -
Passaic County Housing Authority August 5th, 2014
Morris County Housing Authority -
Monmouth County Public Housing Agency September 23rd, 2016
Madison Housing Authority -
Housing Authority of the Borough of Sayreville July 8th, 2015
West Orange Public Housing Agency February 11th, 2016
Middlesex County Division of Housing and Social Services -
Housing Authority of Gloucester County -
Lakewood Township Residential Assistance Program November 23rd, 2015
Burlington County Board of Social Services -
State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs June 17th, 2016
Pennsauken Housing Authority July 14th, 2017
Atlantic City Housing Authority October 4th, 2017
Hunterdon County Division of Housing June 29th, 2018