Miami-Dade County announces 2024 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waitlist Opening

Miami-Dade County Public Housing and Community Development (PHCD) announces the opening of the 2024 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program Waitlist, marking a significant step towards accessible housing in our community. The window to submit applications will be open between February 5 – 19, 2024.

All submitted applications will undergo a computer-generated randomization process, and only 5,000 applications will be selected for placement on the waiting list. Meeting program requirements and income limits, as established by HUD, is essential for selection.

Key Information:

  • Application Period: February 5, 2024, midnight to February 19, 2024, 11:59 p.m.
  • Application Languages: English, Creole, and Spanish.
  • Application Submission: Online only at or via the provided QR Code.
  • No paper applications will be available or accepted.
  • Applicants are encouraged to utilize the online submission process, accessible from various devices, eliminating the need for physical presence and long queues. Assistance is available for those without internet access or devices at specified locations or by calling 311.

Income Limits (2023 annual income):

1 person: $36,150

2 persons: $41,300

3 persons: $46,450

4 persons: $51,600

5 persons: $55,750

6 persons: $59,900

7 persons: $64,000

8 persons: $68,150

Families selected for the waiting list will be notified by PHCD. For additional information, including a list of locations providing technical assistance, application preferences, and updates, visit

For reasonable accommodation, persons with disabilities can contact the Section 8 HCV program office at (786) 654-8440 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.