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Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List



The Board of Chosen Freeholders of Passaic County hereby announces that applications will be accepted for the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List.  Only applications for residents living and/or working in our service area will be accepted.*  Residency proof will be required at initial interview.  Applications will be available at the following locations starting September 16, 2019:      

                Borough of Bloomingdale, 101 Hamburg Turnpike, Bloomingdale, NJ 07403

                Passaic County Clerk’s Office, 1237 Ringwood Avenue, Wanaque, NJ 07465

                Borough of Haledon, 510 Belmont Avenue, Haledon, NJ 07508

                Borough of Hawthorne, 445 Lafayette Avenue, Hawthorne, NJ 07506

                Township of Little Falls, 225 Main Street, Little Falls, NJ 07424

                Borough of North Haledon, 103 Overlook Avenue, North Haledon, NJ 07508

                Borough of Pompton Lakes, 25 Lenox Avenue, Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442

                Borough of Prospect Park, 106 Brown Avenue, Prospect Park, NJ 07508

                Borough of Ringwood, 60 Margaret King Avenue, Ringwood, NJ 07456

                Borough of Totowa, 537 Totowa Road, Totowa, NJ 07512

                Borough of Wanaque, 579 Ringwood Avenue, Wanaque, NJ 07465

                Township of Wayne, 475 Valley Road, Wayne, NJ 07470

                Township of West Milford, 1480 Union Valley Road, West Milford, NJ 07480

                Borough of Woodland Park, 5 Brophy Lane, Woodland Park, NJ 07424

                Senior, Disability Services/Veterans Affairs Office, 930 Riverview Drive Suite 200, Totowa, NJ 07512

Applications can be printed from our website at:  www.passaiccountynj.org/housing

All applications must be mailed.  Applications postmarked after September 20, 2019 will NOT be accepted as the Waiting List will be closed after that date until further notice.  Only one application per family/per envelope.  Duplicate applications will be disqualified.  NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THE HOUSING AGENCY.  APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE MAILED TO:

Passaic County Public Housing Agency

100 Hamilton Plaza Suite 510

Paterson, NJ 07505

Eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • Applicants must be 18 years of age.
  • Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or other eligible non-citizen.  
  • Must be income eligible.

Household Size                                       Maximum Annual Income

1                                                                                             $52,850

2                                                                                             $60,400

3                                                                                             $67,950

4                                                                                             $75,500

5                                                                                             $81,550

6                                                                                             $87,600

7                                                                                             $93,650

8                                                                                             $99,700

Applications are placed on the Waiting List in chronological order of the date and time they are received.  Preference in tenant selection is given to applicants who are living or working in the Agency’s service jurisdiction.  Veterans who live and/or work in the Agency’s service jurisdiction will be given an additional preference.

*The Agency’s service jurisdiction includes:  Bloomingdale, Haledon, Haskell, Hawthorne, Little Falls, North Haledon, Pompton Lakes, Prospect Park, Ringwood, Totowa, Wanaque, Wayne, West Milford and Woodland Park.  (Note:  Clifton, Passaic and Paterson are not part of our service jurisdiction).

We will notify you by mail if you qualify for placement on the Waiting List.  If you do not qualify, if your application is incomplete and/or not signed, or the instructions on this notice are not followed, your application may automatically be rejected and you will not receive the qualification notice.  Please do not call the office for status inquiries as no information will be provided over the phone.