The Housing Authority of the City of Austin from Austin, Travis County, Texas – Waitlist OPEN Soon from September 17, 2018, until September 24, 2018.

To apply during the opening period, complete the online application here.

This opening is a lottery, which means that the date and time the application is submitted has no impact on waiting list placement. If the application does not load because of high traffic, wait a moment and refresh the page. The application is online only, and no paper applications will be available or accepted. Only one application per household will be accepted. If an applicant does not have access to the Internet, they can use a computer at a local library. If there are any difficulties in submitting the online application, contact the housing authority.


This waiting list has the following preferences: Elderly; disabled; involuntarily displaced by natural disaster or government action; homeless; families with minor children; resident of Travis, Hays, Bastrop, Caldwell, or Williamson County; current HACA RAD tenant.

2,000 applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery, after sorting preferences.

For more information, read the HACA public notice, visit the HACA website or call the office at (512) 832-6349.