HCV Wait List Open


THDA has three (3) service areas within the state to issue Housing Choice Vouchers (HCVs). Applications for HCVs are accepted using THDA's online portal when any of the three area wait lists are open. If the applicant is successful, the HCV can be used to search for housing in any county within that area. The wait list areas are as follow:

Area 1: Lake, Obion, Weakley, Henry, Stewart, Dyer, Gibson, Carroll, Houston, Benton, Humphreys, Lauderdale, Crockett, Haywood, Henderson, Decatur, Perry, Hickman, Lewis, Hardeman, McNairy, Hardin, Wayne, Lawrence, Giles, Lincoln, Franklin, Moore, Marshall, Bedford, Coffee, Macon, Clay, Pickett, Scott, Campbell, Clairborne, Smith, Jackson, Overton, Fentress, Union, Grainger, Putnam, Morgan, Anderson, Hamblen, DeKalb, White, Warren, Van Buren, Roane, Loudon, Monroe, Blount, Knox, Jefferson, Sevier, and Cocke.

Area 2:  Tipton, Fayette, Montgomery, Robertson, Sumner, Cheatham, Trousdale, Wilson, Williamson, and Cannon

Area 3:  Madison, Chester, and Maury

Information about THDA’s Housing Choice Voucher program can be found at https://thda.org/help-for-renters-section-8/waiting-list-openings-and-closings. For detailed information on how to submit a housing choice voucher application visit: https://thda.org/help-for-renters-section-8/waiting-list-openings-and-closings/hcv-waiting-list-instructions

For direct information, email HCVinfo@THDA.org. 

Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, color, national origin, religion, disability or any other legally protected status in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services, or activities. For those with hearing or speech disabilities, a free Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS) option is available.  Simply dial ‘7-1-1’ for TRS operator assistance. For assistance with language interpretation or any other accommodation or service, call 615-815-2200 and ask to speak with the Rental Assistance Division. If you need assistance applying and need to request a reasonable accomodation, email RArequest@THDA.org.