The Housing Choice Voucher Program is HUD’s largest rental assistance program. Approved households use vouchers to help pay the rent on privately owned homes of their choosing. A household receiving a voucher must pay at least 30% of its monthly adjusted gross income for rent and utilities. Funding is limited, and not all eligible households can be assisted. The DCA’s statewide program will be accepting applications to be added to their waiting list.
New Jersey residents aged 18 and above. Preference will be given to applicants in the following categories: Veterans, Homeless, Disabled, Domestic Violence, and Local Residents. Applicants should select all preferences that apply to them.
At the time of selection from the waiting list, applicants will have to meet the income limits in the county where they live.
Annual income limits for Ocean County are:
Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 9:00 AM, to Friday, February 3, 2023, at 5:00 PM
Applications are accepted ONLINE ONLY at this link: https://WaitlistCheck.com/
The LRRC has computers available to apply during open walk-in hours.
Information needed when applying:
Names, social security numbers, birthdates, and income information for all individuals living in the household. An email address is required.
For additional information, go to https://nj.gov/dca/vouchers.