Pre-Application for Section 8 Waiting List Lottery
Palm Beach County Housing Authority
West Palm Beach, FL



PLEASE NOTE: This online application is for TESTING purposes ONLY.

The Housing Authority is NOT currently accepting online applications. Completing this application will NOT place your name on any waiting list.


Thank you for your interest in Palm Beach County Housing Authority’s Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program.  We maintain a waiting list for our Housing Choice Voucher program according to Federal housing laws. Our online pre-application is an easy, step-by-step way to get your name entered in the lottery for our waiting list.

Please note: We are currently accepting applications online for our Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Lottery ONLY.

You must complete the entire pre-application and submit it by the cutoff date/time for it to be valid. When you have completed and submitted the application, a receipt page with your Application Confirmation Number will let you know that your information has been saved for the lottery. Print the receipt page immediately, if possible, or otherwise record your Application Confirmation Number. You must have your Application Confirmation Number to know if you are selected in the lottery.

DO NOT complete and submit more than one application for the lottery. Multiple entries will be voided.

Before you begin the application, you must have the names, dates of birth, and Social Security Numbers available for all household members. You should also know the amount of income and any criminal history for each household member.

Accessibility/Reasonable Accommodation

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you are a disabled person and need a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Palm Beach County Housing Authority at (561) 684-0278.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, you may contact us:

Address: Palm Beach County Housing Authority
3432 West 45th Street
West Palm Beach, Florida 33407
Phone: (561) 684-0278

Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO)

Completing the Application

As you complete the application, look for the following symbol:

* - Indicates that the information is required

Important: To move from one step of the application to another, you must use only the buttons at the bottom of the application. (The Begin button is below. Other steps have Next, Back, Confirm, and/or Submit buttons at the bottom that allow you to go forward and back within the application.) Using ANY OTHER option, including right-clicking with your mouse and selecting Back or Forward, will cause an error and may force you to begin a new application.

Click the Begin button to start your application.