The Section 8 Waiting List Is Currently Closed
The Housing Choice Voucher program (Section 8) is limited to eligible, very low-income individuals (50% or less of median area income. Income Limits and Payment Standards [PDF]) and families. City of Mesa Housing Authority will determine your eligibility based on:
- Annual gross income
- Whether you qualify as elderly, a person with a disability or as a family
- U.S. citizenship or eligible immigration status
- Documentation of social security numbers for all family members
- Your signing of consent authorization documents.
In addition to the eligibility criteria, City of Mesa Housing Authority will complete a criminal background check and sex offender check on all household member 18 years or older, and check if any household member has a debt to any Housing Authority . There may also be certain verification requirements on preferences that must be met.
Income Limits and Payment Standards:
Individuals or families whose income does not exceed the maximum annual gross income limits set by HUD are eligible for assistance.