Section 8 Waiting Lists in New York

There are 155 housing authorities in New York 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 15th 2018, there are 15 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Closing Soon

There are currently 2 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists that are open now and will be closing soon.

Chautauqua County, New York Limited

Open until August 15th, 2018

AUGUST
15th
The Chautauqua County, New York Limited Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on August 15th, 2018 at 4:00 PM ET .

The Waiting List has preferences for

Persons Who Live, Work, or Attend School Locally  Persons with Disabilities 

Application Methods

In Person Application  Pick Up Application 

Greene County, New York

Open until August 31st, 2018

AUGUST
31st
The Greene County, New York Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List is open now and will close on August 31st, 2018 .

The Waiting List has preferences for

The Elderly  Veterans  Persons with Disabilities 

Application Methods

Print Out Application  Mail In Application  Turn In Application 

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

All Open Indefinitely Waiting Lists

There are 13 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in New York that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting List Serves
Utica Municipal Housing Authority Utica, Oneida County, Camden +44 More
Herkimer Housing Authority Herkimer
Cortland Housing Authority Cortland, Cortland County, Cortlandville +18 More
Watervliet Housing Authority Watervliet
Ilion Housing Authority Ilion
Hornell Housing Authority Hornell
Oneonta Housing Authority Oneonta
Newark Housing Authority Newark, Wayne County, Wolcott +19 More
St. Johnsville Housing Authority
Town of Colonie Community Development Saratoga Springs
Town of Hoosick Housing Authority Hoosick Falls
Otsego Rural Housing Assistance Otsego County, Milford, Richfield Springs +27 More
Village of Nyack Housing Authority Nyack

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed.

Waiting List Closed Date
Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority April 21st, 2017
Albany Housing Authority April 3rd, 2015
Troy Housing Authority -
Binghamton Housing Authority -
Plattsburgh Housing Authority November 4th, 2016
Saratoga Springs Housing Authority April 3rd, 2015
Cohoes Housing Authority October 18th, 2017
Rochester Housing Authority September 26th, 2016
Auburn Housing Authority -
Glens Falls Housing Authority May 16th, 2014
Fairport Urban Renewal Agency March 29th, 2018
City of Utica -
Municipal Housing Authority for the City of Yonkers -
New York City Housing Authority -
Freeport Housing Authority June 10th, 2015
Kingston Housing Authority May 1st, 2015
Newburgh Housing Authourity -
Greenburgh Housing Authority July 14th, 2015
Monticello Housing Authority June 15th, 2015
Town of Islip Housing Authority March 24th, 2017
Village of Hempstead HA -
North Hempstead Housing Authority August 9th, 2018
New Rochelle Municipal Housing Authority September 30th, 2014
Village of Ossining Section 8 Program -
New York City Dept. of Housing Preservation and Development -
The City of New Rochelle PHA July 7th, 2016
Village of Hempstead Housing Authority -
City of Peekskill March 31st, 2015
Village of Patchogue Community Development Agency June 5th, 2015
Town of Babylon Housing Assistance Agency September 25th, 2015
Town of Yorktown May 11th, 2016
City of Poughkeepsie Office of Section 8 Housing February 26th, 2016
Town of Southampton Housing Authority -
Town of Smithtown Planning and Community Development Department -
Tuckahoe Housing Authority (Section 8) -
New York State Homes and Community Renewal -
New York State Homes and Community Renewal February 28th, 2017
New York State Homes and Community Renewal -
Town of Mamaroneck Housing Authority November 14th, 2017
Port Jervis Community Development Agency October 23rd, 2017
Town of East Hampton Department of Housing and Community Development January 31st, 2018
CVR New York September 15th, 2011
Amsterdam Housing Authority July 7th, 2018
Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority June 22nd, 2018
Rural Ulster Preservation Company December 14th, 2016