How to Apply for Section 8

Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

Starting on August 16, 2019 the Vernon Housing Authority will accept applications for their Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program. The waitlist will remain open until August 30, 2019.

Applicants are encouraged to apply on-line as you will need to create an account to access your information and to update your information.


To apply online and set up a new account on


Once the waitlist closes on August 30, 2019 eligible applicants will receive a lottery number and will be placed on the VHA Section 8 Waitlist in a randomized order. Applicants will receive receipt of their application and lottery number at that time.

Section 8 Application 

Section 8 Aplicación en español

In search of housing in the Town of Vernon?

The waiting list for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program is currently CLOSED. However, we are accepting applications for the Public Housing Program and the Pitkat Congregate Living Center. Please review the details of each program to see if you or your family qualify. Be advised that all housing sites under the Vernon Housing Authority are subject to a waiting list at this time.  

Public Housing and Congregate Housing Waiting Lists are OPEN! Click here to request an application