How to Apply

The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program waiting list is closed. This page refers to the Public Housing Program waiting lists only.

In order to have your name placed on any of our public housing waiting lists, you must complete the preliminary online application by using the link below:

The Preliminary Applications will only be available through the internet. Hand-Delivered, faxed or e-mailed applications will not be accepted.

Reasonable accommodations will be made available to assist persons with disabilities and senior citizens by calling 973-540-0389.

Accepted applications are placed on the Housing Authority’s waiting list to await an eligibility interview. The Housing Authority will mail an acknowledgment letter to confirm that they have been placed on the waiting list.

Once your name has been placed on any of our program waiting lists you must notify the Housing Authority in writing with any changes to your application, i.e., family size, address, income, etc.