Housing Authority

The Housing Authority’s Housing Choice Voucher Wait List is Closed.

For general inquiries, please e-mail:  hapgcrad@co.pg.md.us

If you are checking on the status of your Housing Choice Voucher application, please e-mail the Rental Assistance Division at:  waitliststatus@co.pg.md.us

On August 30, 2021, Prince George’s County government offices will re-open to the public.  The Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD), the Housing Authority (HAPGC), and the Redevelopment Authority (RDA) will be open to the public by appointment. 

To schedule an in-person appointment, contact the employees listed for each Department:

Adoption of Available HUD Waivers

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued NOTICE PIH 2020-33 on November 30, 2020. This notice remains in effect until amended, superseded or rescinded. Pursuant to the authority provided under the CARES Act, HUD is waiving and establishing alternative requirements for numerous statutory and regulatory requirements for the Public Housing program and Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program. These waivers provide administrative flexibilities and relief to the Housing Authority of Prince George’s County(HAPGC) in response to the COVID-19 national emergency.


Council Bill 16-2020 was enacted to prevent causing further hardship to tenants during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Please review this information, in addition to the law itself, to understand how CB-16-2020 may impact you.  

Landlord-Tenant Code Prohibition of Rent Increases, Rental Terminations and Late Fees During the COVID-19 Public Health Crisis

Assistance Services

The Housing Authority of Prince George’s County, Maryland (“HAPGC”) is a semi-autonomous governmental agency charged with the provision of housing assistance services via the:


HAPGC is composed of three branches:
  • Financial and Administrative Services
  • Housing Assistance Division
  • Rental Assistance Division
Read more about How the Housing Authority Operates.