Apply for the Waiting List Lottery

The City of Dubuque's Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Application is open from 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, until 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. Applications can be submitted online or a paper copy can be submitted.

Submitting an application at this time does not guarantee a spot on the HCV Waiting List. A random lottery system will be used to select 1,000 pre-applications from all applicants submitted for placement on the HCV Waiting List.

apply online

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.

Print app
A paper application may be submitted. Any applications for HCV being mailed in MUST be postmarked by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 to be eligible for the lottery to be put on the HCV Waiting List.
check status
A random lottery system will be used to select 1,000 pre-applications from all pre-applications submitted for placement on the HCV waiting list. After March 20, 2018, you will be able to check if your pre-application was placed on the HCV waiting list. You will need the head of household social security number OR confirmation number AND head of household date of birth. Notification will be sent to all applicants whose pre-application was placed on the HCV waiting list.