How to Apply

The Housing Authority of Travis County (HATC) announces the opening of the Multi-Family Housing Waitlist. No other waitlists will be open at this time. Pre-applications will only be accepted online between 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, on Monday, March 23, 2020- Friday, March 27, 2020.

In order to apply for the waiting list, an applicant must have a current email address or phone number to complete the preliminary application. Additionally, the applicant must be prepared to provide the full names, social security numbers, birth dates, and income information for all household members.

To qualify for the housing program, all applicants must meet the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) 2019 income guidelines outlined in the table below. Income guidelines are current but are subject to change. Additionally, the applicant household must meet the following criteria:

  1. The head-of-household must be an adult 18 years of age or older, or a legally emancipated minor; and
  2. at least one person in the household must be an eligible citizen or an eligible non-citizen; and
  3. The total household income must meet the HUD guideline income limit.

Applications are not available at the Housing Authority of Travis County. If you meet the criteria, apply anywhere you have internet access by submitting a pre-application at

If you are a person with disabilities and you require a reasonable accommodation to apply, please contact either Gabrielle Jones or Barry Hall at 512-854-8245 or to request an appointment at least two business days prior to the opening of the waiting list.