Eligibility & Application

Eligibility:

To qualify for housing rental assistance, a family’s income must be equal to or less than the Annual Income Guidelines established by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. (See table below.)

To apply you will be required to fill out a Preliminary Application and provide: 1) photo identification for all adult household members, 2) an original copy of Social Security cards and numbers to which household members have been assigned, and 3) certification of legal residence in the United States for all household members.

The Housing Authority will check the criminal record of all adult family members, including a check to see if any member of the household is registered as a sexual offender. Families with members who are required to register as sexual offenders are not eligible for Section 8 assistance.

Fiscal Year 2014 Income Limits for Section 8 Programs
Housing Authority of Utah County – Provo UT
Median Family Income  NUMBER OF PERSONS IN HOUSEHOLD

% of Median
Income
1 Person 2 persons 3 persons 4 persons 5 persons 6 persons 7 persons 8 persons
30% Extremely
Low Income
13,500 15,730 19,790 23,850 27,910 31,970 36,030 40,090
50% Very
Low Income
22,500 25,700 28,900 32,100 34,700 37,250 39,850 42,400

Families and individuals with income levels in excess of the 50% of the area median income as established by HUD (very low income limit listed above) do not qualify for Section 8 Voucher Assistance.

The applicants can download the Eligibility Application in PDF format from here.

Both forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view. If you do not have this program, you can download it from here.