Charles County Housing Authority

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You are applying for the Charles County Housing Choice Voucher Program 2021 Waiting List.  Application submission must be completed by 4:30 P.M. on Friday, September 24, 2021. The online application will be available 24 hours a day.  Please do not come to the HA office to try to submit an application, as applications will be accepted ONLINE ONLY.  Applications will NOT be available in the HA office and fax or email requests will not be accepted.

Applicants and family members can each only be listed on one application. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older to apply or be an emancipated minor as defined by law.

The HA will select 500 applicants by lottery; therefore, the time and date of receipt of the completed online application will have no bearing on whether an application will be selected for the waiting list.  

Preference will be given to:

Charles County residents or those who work in Charles County, 

Elderly households, 

Disabled households, and 

Veteran households. 

The selected applicants will be added to the Charles County Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List and scheduled for eligibility determination and enrollment at a later date to be determined.  Applicants selected to be on the waiting list must meet eligibility requirements and preferences at the time of application and enrollment.

*Selected applications are for placement on the waiting list only and do not guarantee the provision of funding or services. 

Please visit to check your application status.  Lottery results will be updated by close of business 10/1/2021.  Applications which are not selected by the lottery will not be retained by the Housing Authority; however, applicants may re-apply when the list reopens at a later date. 

Persons with disabilities requiring assistance may contact our office at 301-934-0120 no later than September 22, 2021 to be referred to agencies able to provide assistance with the application process.   

*IMPORTANT* Do not forget or misplace your WaitlistCheck username or password.  If selected you will need it later.  

Department of Community Services

8190 Port Tobacco Road • Port Tobacco, MD