Section 8 Preliminary Application

Apply Online October 22-30, 2014

The Housing Authority of Baltimore City is taking preliminary applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Section 8 Program! For a chance to be placed on the Section 8 Waiting List, you must visit or visit the Franciscan Center’s Technical Resource Center for help filling out a Section 8 Preliminary ApplicationThis service is only available at the Franciscan Center from Oct. 24 through Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

What do I need to complete the preliminary application?
Before you begin the preliminary application, please have your name, social security number, date of birth, mailing address available, and whether anyone in the household receives SSI, SSDI/TDAP, or TANF/TCA.

Have paper and a pen available to write down the confirmation number, after you submit the preliminary application. You will have two minutes to write down, print, and/or photograph your confirmation number once it appears on the screen. You will have the option to have the confirmation number emailed, if an email address is provided. Official confirmation of your online submission also may be printed at the time of submission, if you have a printer.

Where can I get more information?
For more details, call (410) 396-5666 or visit For help filling out the application, please visit the Franciscan Center’s Technical Resource Center from Oct. 22 through Oct. 30 between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.