Citrus County Section 8 Waiting List Opening on July 28

The Citrus County Housing Services Division will open a waiting list for the Section 8 Housing 
Choice Voucher Program at 9:00am on Wednesday, July 28, 2021. The waiting list will remain open 
until 5:00pm on Friday, July 30, 2021. At that time, the waiting list will close, and no further 
applications will be accepted.
Applications will be available online only. No walk-ins will be accepted, and applications are not 
available at the Section 8 office. Applicants may use any computer, tablet, or smartphone with 
internet access to apply. If you require assistance with the online application process, contact 
one of the following agencies: Daystar, Connections, and all Citrus County libraries.
Housing Services is attempting to reach those who are least likely to apply, such as those who do 
not speak English, the elderly, persons with disabilities, and/or victims of domestic violence.
Section 8 is a federally funded rental assistance program provided by the Department of Housing and 
Urban Development (HUD) for low-income households, especially those meeting specific local 
preference in the following categories: current Citrus County resident, homeless, 62 years of age 
or older, a person with a disability, and/or a victim of domestic violence. A computer lottery 
system will be used to randomly select 150 applications and will then rank the applications using 
these local preferences.
To apply, visit For more information, please visit 
the Housing Services website at:
If you have any questions or are a person with disabilities who need special accommodations, please 
call Housing Services at (352) 527-7520 for assistance.