Apply for Section 8 or HCV

NOTE: If you are currently on the waiting list for Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCV), formerly known as Section 8, the agency managing the waiting list has changed from the Maine Centralized Waiting List to Affordable Housing. The new website to access your application is

If you want to make a change to your current application, you can do so by visiting or by calling Sanford Housing at (207) 324-6747, ext. 115.

We are available in our office for you to stop by for an application or assistance.

If you wish to apply for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, you can visit, or you can request Sanford Housing mail you an application by calling us at (207) 324-6747, ext. 115.

Affordable Housing has begun mailing update letters to all applicants on the waiting list during the transition from the Centralized Waiting List to the Affordable Housing Waiting List. Please make sure you respond to their request. If you have moved or changed your phone number, please contact us here, so we can ensure your information is updated in a timely manner.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at (207) 324-6747.

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