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IMPORTANT MESSAGE – Housing Authority of the County of Butte (HACB) is open for Business.

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Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program Wait List

The Wait List is currently closed.

The Section 8 Wait List was last opened on May 9th, 2021 and remained open until May 22nd, 2021.

Applications are NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE.


Year
Opened
Closed
Applications
Received
Applications
Selected
2021
05/09/2021
05/22/2021
TBD
TBD
2019
07/22/2019
08/05/2019
3,834
3,834
2019 Camp fire
04/01/2019
04/30/2019
1,049
1,049
2017
10/16/2017
10/31/2017
4,734
4,734
2016
09/01/2016
09/16/2016
5,236
1,200
2015
11/01/2015
11/31/2015
5,203
1,000
Due to funding, only a 2,500 applications will be placed on the Wait List. When the Wait list has closed, applications will be randomly selected and ranked and there is no advantage or disadvantage to applying early. Only one application per head of household will be accepted. All applicants will be notified by mail regarding the status of their application.

Section 8 Wait List Documents

2021 Section 8 Wait List Documents - Closed 5/22/2021
English Announcement   Spanish Announcement
Public Computer Access

2019 Section 8 Wait List Documents
English Announcement   Spanish Announcement
Public Computer Access

2017 Section 8 Wait List Documents - Closed 10/31/2017
English Announcement   Spanish Announcement
English Instructions   Spanish Intructions

How to Apply

When the Wait list is opened, the HACB website will be updated to include an online application. A large Blue button will be found on the home page directing you to the Online Application. Follow the instructions and submit your application. When completed, you should receive a confirmation number. Make sure you keep this number as you will need it to check your application status. At the end of wait list open period, the application will be closed and the application will be removed from the website. There will be no advantage to apply early as the applications are randomly selected

Application Process Rules:

When the Wait list opens, Only one application per head of household will be accepted. HACB will randomly select 2,500 applications from all applications received, giving the selected applicants a ranking, and adding these to our Section 8 Wait list. Each applicant will be notified by mail if their application was selected for the Wait list. Due to funding, not all applicants will be selected. If your application is selected, your notification letter will give you further instructions.

NOTES

    ✓ The application process is free, you will not be asked for payment information.

    ✓ All applicants from the previous Wait Lists will be selected first prior to current lottery applicants.

    ✓ Due to limited funding, only 2,500 applications will be randomly selected. The selection process is done electronically after the application process has closed. There is no benefit to registering early.

    ✓ The Wait List rank order will be randomly selected by computer.

    ✓ An online tool will be available for checking if your application has been selected and initial rank.

    ✓ A confirmation number will be provided after submitting your applications, Your confirmation number will be
        needed to find your position on the Wait List. Please record this number for your records.

    ✓ The Housing Authority of the County of Butte is not responsible for incomplete applications.

AFTER YOU ARE ON THE WAIT LIST, IT IS YOUR RESONSIBILITY TO KEEP YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION CURRENT.


*If there is a change to your address, phone number or family composition, report the changes in writing to
2039 Forest Avenue, Chico CA 95928*




Last updated: 04/28/2021


Locations

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2039 Forest Ave.
Chico, CA 95928

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