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Online Waiting List Application


Before you begin the application process, please have available your social security card, names and dates of birth of all family members. Also you will need income of all family members. Make sure you have typed correctly all information. Have paper and pen ready to write down your confirmation number.

Submit only ONE application to the Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority (HRHA). Duplicate forms will not be accepted.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Requests for persons with disabilities needing assistance can be made by calling 757-727-6194 or emailing reasonableaccommodation@hrha.org the time period the waiting list is open. HRHA will verify the limitations imposed by the disability.

Applications can be received online anytime during the wait list period. Applicants will receive a confirmation number to acknowledge successful transmission of the application. By submitting this application information you are not guaranteed placement on any waiting list.

Maintaining Your Status on the Waiting List
If you are added to the waiting list, you will be notified by mail when your name comes to the top of the waiting list or if we are updating our files. If you do not respond to our notifications, or your letter is returned undeliverable, your name will be removed from the waiting list. If you have a change of address, phone number, income or family size, you must notify us within 15 business days of the change. ALL CHANGES MUST BE IN WRITING. No changes will be taken over the phone. Please include your social security number on any correspondence.


  • An applicant must qualify as an individual or family as defined by HRHA.
  • Head of household must be at least 18 years of age at the time of this application or an emancipated minor by a court of competent jurisdiction, consistent with Virginia law.
  • Family must have annual income at the time of admission that does not exceed the established income limits at the time of admission according to the maximum income by family size established by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (USHUD).
  • Applicant and all adult members of the family must pass a criminal background check.
  • Applicant or any member of the family that has ever been convicted of manufacturing or producing methamphetamine on the premises of any federally-assisted housing or any family household member that is subject to a lifetime registration requirement under a state sex offender registration program will not be eligible for housing assistance.
  • Applicant and all members of the family must provide documentation of social security numbers for all family members or certify that they do not have social security numbers at the time of initial eligibility interview.
  • Applicant and all members of the family must meet USHUD requirements on citizenship or immigration status.
  • Applicant or any member of the family who currently owes rent or other amounts to [HRHA] or any other housing authority will not be offered assistance until the outstanding balance is paid in full.

Please note that the Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority offers the following Local Preference:

  • Living or working in Hampton, VA
  • Resident of Hampton’s Public Housing whose unit has been slated for demolition and/or disposition, and HRHA has not received replacement or tenant protection vouchers for your unit
  • Intellectual or developmental disability as a part of the target population of the Virginia Olmstead Agreement with the Department of Justice

The Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, marital status, familial status, national origin, age, pregnancy, disability, ancestry, or sexual orientation in the access to, admission into, or employment in housing programs or activities.

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