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The Housing Authority of the County of Lackawanna (HACL) PUBLIC HOUSING PROGRAM WAITING LISTS will reopen on Monday October 7, 2019 at 8:00 AM.  It will only be open for specific types of units and locations to be announced.  It will remain open until further notice.

The HACL HCV (Section 8) program waiting list and Jessup PBV waiting list will open on Monday October 7, 2019 at 8:00 AM.  They will be open until Monday October 21, 2019 at 5:00 PM.

**Applications are only available online and will be available 24 hours a day while the applications are open.  Applicants may use any computer, tablet or smart phone with internet access to apply including free computers at public libraries, social service centers, and HACL administrative office (only).  Paper applications will NOT be available and fax requests will not be accepted. **

If you have any application questions for either program

please call 570-342-7629 ext 313.

Housing Authority of the County of Lackawanna Application Link – CLICK HERE

Our Main Office is located at 2019 W. Pine St., Dunmore, PA 18512

Our HCV Office is located at 145 Railroad Ave, Peckville, PA 18452

We have been in operation for 54 Years.  Our total inventory includes 1,113 Public Housing units spread over nineteen (19) developments.  We also provide rental subsidies for approximately 700 families under our Housing Choice Voucher program.

Visit our Public Housing page to get more information and our Developments page to see where our developments are located.

We are open daily 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. The Main Office (Public Housing) number is (570) 342-7629 and our HCV Department’s number is (570)489-3972. See our “contact us” page for more information.

You can also reach us through our email ““.

The Housing Authority of the County of Lackawanna is currently looking for qualified landlords who are willing to participate in the Housing Choice Voucher Program.  If you have a property located in Lackawanna County, excluding Scranton and Carbondale, and would like more information please contact  570-342-7629 ext 327.



We are an equal housing opportunity agency.