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Section 8 HCV Waiting List Status

The Wait list for the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program was opened for applications on September 8th 2011, and was closed on Thursday September 22, 2011.  The WPBHA received 18,804 applications and via a lottery, placed 5000 applicants on this Wait list.   This means that if you were assigned a number between 1 and 5000 your name will be placed on the Section 8 HCV Wait List. If you were placed on the Wait List, you will be notified by mail when your name comes to the top. If you applied during this time and you do not know if you were selected, you may call our office at 561-655-8530, or follow the instructions below to check your status. 


Please note: If you were placed on the Wait List and there is a change in your address, or phone number you must notify us in writing as soon as possible.   Please include your social security number and a copy of a photo ID with your correspondence. For convenience, you may use the Waiting List Update form provided below.  ALL CHANGES MUST BE IN WRITING.  No changes will be taken over the phone. If you do not respond to our notifications and your letter is returned undeliverable, your name will be removed from the Wait List. 

You may fax this information to 561-650-1236 or mail to:

The West Palm Beach Housing Authority

1713 North Dixie Highway

West Palm Beach, Florida 33407

Attn: HCV Update