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Section 8 Waiting Lists in Virginia

As of November 28th 2020, there are 5 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open in Virginia.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Until Further Notice

There are 5 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Virginia that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

There are 66 housing authorities in Virginia 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.

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

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

Waiting List Closed Date
James City County, and Williamsburg, VA Mainstream HCV Waiting List Closed on October 29th, 2020
Richmond, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on October 16th, 2020
Virginia Beach, VA Section 8 Mainstream HCV Waiting List Closed on October 13th, 2020
Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews, and Middlesex County, VA Closed on September 30th, 2020
James City County and Williamsburg, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on September 15th, 2020
Radford, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 31st, 2020
Dickenson County, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 29th, 2020
Waynesboro, Virginia Closed on July 21st, 2020
Bedford, Franklin, and Patrick County, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on July 15th, 2020
Danville, VA Mainstream Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on June 30th, 2020
Sussex, Surry, and Greensville County; and Emporia City, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on June 5th, 2020
Alexandria, VA Mainstream Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on June 2nd, 2020
Russell and Tazewell County, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on March 24th, 2020
Chesapeake, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on January 30th, 2020
Lynchburg, Virginia Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on December 18th, 2019
Norfolk, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on October 30th, 2019
Winchester, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on October 29th, 2019
Roanoke, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on February 7th, 2019
City and County of Fairfax, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on February 4th, 2019
Pittsylvania County, and Danville, VA Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on October 15th, 2018
Shenandoah, Page and Warren County, Virginia Closed on July 18th, 2018
Petersburg, Virginia Section 8 HCV Waiting List Closed on May 21st, 2018
Newport News, Virginia Closed on February 27th, 2018