Oct 3, 2016: (1) New Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Opened. Apply for Section 8 Now!


Application information for the Cambridge Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is available below.

Voucher Waitlist OPEN Times:

Beginning October 3, 2016 at 10:00 AM (EST), the Cambridge Housing Authority will start accepting online waiting list applications for the Cambridge Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program for both Tenant-Based (Mobile) and Project-Based vouchers.

Voucher Waitlist Application Information:

Waiting list applications received by the Cambridge Housing Authority during the month of October will be held and assigned a position on the waiting list after October 31, 2016.

The electronic lottery will order waiting list applications with a randomly generated date and time, and will then apply any preference. Preference eligibility information can be found here.



Waiting list applications received by the Cambridge Housing Authority after October 31, 2016 will be ordered by date and time, and if found eligible, then preference.

If you don’t have internet access at home, you can use a computer at any public library in your city and submit an application from there.

If you have any other questions, please read the Public Notice posted by the Cambridge Housing Authority, or give them a call at the number provided below.

Cambridge Housing Authority Application & Contact Info



Waiting list application link: Access Here

Address & Phone

362 Green Street (3rd Floor)

Cambridge, MA (Middlesex County)

(617) 864-3020