Section 8 Waiting Lists in Virginia

There are 61 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.

As of April 24th 2019, there are 5 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 5 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Virginia that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting List Last Updated On
Marion Redevelopment & Housing Authority July 13th, 2017
Scott County Redev. & Housing Authority September 20th, 2018
Bristol Redevelopment and Housing Authority June 28th, 2018
Wise County Redevelopment and Housing Authority June 28th, 2018
City of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County, Virginia January 1st, 2019

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

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

Waiting List Closed Date
Roanoke, Virginia February 7th, 2019
City and County of Fairfax, Virginia February 4th, 2019
Dickenson County, Virginia December 4th, 2018
Pittsylvania County, and Danville October 15th, 2018
Shenandoah, Page and Warren County, Virginia July 18th, 2018
Petersburg, Virginia May 21st, 2018
Newport News, Virginia February 27th, 2018
Russell and Tazewell County, Virginia December 8th, 2017
Bedford and Franklin County; and Bedford City, Virginia December 5th, 2017
Rockbridge County; and the Cities of Buena Vista and Lexington, Virginia November 30th, 2017
James City County & Williamsburg, Virginia September 15th, 2017
Campbell County, Virginia February 23rd, 2017
Carroll and Grayson County; and Galax City, Virginia February 21st, 2017
Buchanan County, Virginia February 16th, 2017