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 April 24th 2019, there are 2 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

All Open Indefinitely Waiting Lists

There are 2 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 Last Updated On
Union City Housing Authority July 13th, 2017
Veteran December 3rd, 2018

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed in the last two years.

Waiting List Closed Date
Plainfield, New Jersey April 7th, 2019
State of New Jersey February 8th, 2019
Bergen County, New Jersey January 18th, 2019
Mainstream (Non-Elderly Disabled) December 8th, 2018
Morris County, New Jersey September 21st, 2018
Hamilton Township, New Jersey August 17th, 2018
Hunterdon County, New Jersey June 29th, 2018
Atlantic City, New Jersey October 4th, 2017
Pennsauken, New Jersey July 14th, 2017
Jersey City, New Jersey May 19th, 2017
Passaic, New Jersey April 10th, 2017