The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program is a rental assistance subsidy program funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) which reduces rental costs to eligible low-income households. The program presently includes more than 3,500 subsidized units throughout Bergen County with approximately 1,500 participating landlords.

The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed.


For more information regarding the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development’s Housing Choice Voucher Program, please click here to review the Housing Choice Voucher Fact Sheet.


For further questions please visit our  Tenant & Landlord FAQ Section.


Outgoing Portabilities

Outgoing Portability – vouchers cannot be sent with less than 30 days remaining on the voucher without prior approval of a supervisor and the receiving PHA. There are no extensions on vouchers.