Low Income Housing: This (1) New Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waitlist is Now Open


Please be aware that even if your Section 8 application is approved and you’re issued a voucher, landlords can still reject your rent application if you have bad credit!

We STRONGLY RECOMMEND to check your Credit Score & Report to make sure everything looks good and there are no inaccuracies, etc.



Waitlist OPEN Times

The Boise City Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list opened on April 16, 2018 at 12:00 am MT, and will be OPEN until May 11, 2018 at 6 pm MT.

Application Information

GREAT NEWS: The Boise City Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS online.

Applications for the Boise City Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List are ACCEPTED ONLINE HERE

The application is also available in the Spanish language

This Section 8 waiting list is NOT accepting paper applications and only online enrollment is available. 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 need help in completing the application because of a disability or age, please make a request for a reasonable accommodation by calling the Boise City Housing Authority office at the following number: (208) 287-1092

Those who apply will be selected to be placed on this Section 8 waitlist via a random lottery selection, after sorting preferences (Disabled, Elderly, Families w/ Children, Live/work or hired to work in Idaho, Transitional Housing Participant)

REMINDER: Please don’t submit more than 1 waitlist application per applicant – submitting multiple waiting list applications will NOT increase your chances of getting on the waitlist and might get you disqualified from being placed on the waitlist.

If you need any additional information, or have any other questions, please visit the Boise City Housing Authority website, or give them a call at the number provided below.

Boise City Housing Authority Contact Info

Boise City Housing Authority

1276 W River Street (Suite # 300)

Boise, Idaho

Tel: (208) 345-4907