1- and 2-bedroom waiting lists are closed.

No applications for them can be processed.



 The Public Housing Program is now accepting online applications for the Public Housing Waiting List (units owned by RHA). Note: this is a separate program from the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List, which is currently closed.

 Click on “Apply Now” or “Aplica Ahora” below for further information and to begin the application process.

 Apply Now  

Aplica Ahora 

 Other ways to apply for Public Housing Waiting List include mail, fax a completed printed application, or apply in-person at RHA’s Applications Processing Center at 270 Lake Ave, Suite 300, Rochester, NY 14608.

 To submit a paper application, simply click on the link below, print the application and submit it to the address indicated on the application.

 Housing Application - English (58.85 KB)

 Housing Application - Spanish (60.03 KB)


To check your status on the Public Housing Waiting List, call the Waiting List Status Inquiry Line at (585) 697-7574.