The Housing Choice Voucher Program (also known as Section 8) is a federal program designed to allow low-income Housing Choice Voucher program, the participant is able to find housing that meets their specific needs, such as location, accessibility, and school districts. Eligibility to the program will depend on annual gross income, family size, eligible immigration status or citizenship, criminal background, and rental history as it pertains to a federally funded program.

Currently on a Waiting List?

Applicants active on the waiting list must inform PBCHA of any changes to the application within 10 business days of the change. To report changes, complete the Waiting List Update Form, and submit with a legible copy of your photo ID. Failure to keep information updated could result in the removal of the application from the waiting list. Only the Head-of-Household can make changes to the application.

Resources

 

Forms:

HCV Briefing Packet

Landlord Application Packet

Change of Ownership

Portability Packet

Interim Change Form

Rent Increase Request

Notice of Intent to Vacate

Voucher Extension Request Form

Consent to Release Information

RFTA Survey

 

Payment Standards and Utility Allowances:

HCV 2023 Payment Standards

HCV (March to Dec) 2022 Payment Standards

HCV (Jan to Feb) 2022 Payment Standards

HCV 2021 Payment Standards

HCV 2022 Utility Allowance

HCV 2021 Utility Allowance

 

 

Having an issue? Submit a complaint form

Inspections
Inspections

Housing Quality Standard Inspections Housing Choice Voucher

Portability
Portability

Portability Housing Choice Voucher

Landlords
Landlords

Housing Choice Voucher Landlords

Roles and Responsibilites
Roles and Responsibilites

Roles and Responsibilities Housing Choice Voucher Program

Rent and Payments
Rent and Payments

Rent and Payment information Housing Choice Voucher

Advertise/Locate Listings
Advertise/Locate Listings

Links to Gosection8 Tenant Landlords listings of properties

Violence Against Women Act-HCV
Violence Against Women Act-HCV

Information on rights and definitions for the Violence Against Women Act

Fair Housing
Fair Housing

Fair Housing Equal Opportunity