Online Application
Cumberland County Housing Authority
Carlisle, PA



Thank you for your interest in Cumberland County Housing Authority’s housing programs. We maintain a waiting list for our housing programs according to Federal housing laws. Our online application is an easy, step-by-step way to get your name on our waiting lists.

You must complete the entire application for the application to be valid. At the end of the application, you will print an Authorization for Release of Information, which you must sign and mail to us.

Before You Apply:
Before applying, please click this link to read the following document from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development:
     Things You Should Know, Form HUD-1140-OIG
It informs you that there is certain information you must provide when applying for assisted housing. There are penalties that apply if you knowingly omit information or give false information.

Required Information:
Before you begin the application, you must have the names, dates of birth, and Social Security Numbers available for all household members. You should also know the total amount of income received by all members of your household.

Programs and Preferences:
If you are unsure which housing program or property is right for you, please go back and review the property and program descriptions on our Web site before beginning the application.

Your family may qualify for admissions preferences. Information on our admissions preferences is also available on our Web site. Please be aware that we assist persons who live or work in our county before persons who do not live or work here.

Contacting Us:
If you have any questions, or if you or anyone in your household is a person with disabilities and you require a specific accommodation in order to fully utilize our programs, or if you feel you have protection under the Violence Against Women Act, please contact us:

Address: Cumberland County Housing Authority
114 N. Hanover St.
Carlisle, PA 17013
(717) 249-1315
(866) 683-5907
E-mail: [email protected]

Completing the Application:
As you complete the application, look for the following symbol:

* - Indicates that the information is required

Important: To move from one step of the application to another, you must use only the buttons at the bottom of the application. (The Begin button is below. Other steps have Next, Back, Confirm, and/or Submit buttons at the bottom that allow you to go forward and back within the application.) Using ANY OTHER option, including right-clicking with your mouse and selecting Back or Forward, will cause an error and may force you to begin a new application.

Click the Begin button to start your application.