Housing Choice Voucher Program
Section 8 Rent Assistance is designed to help low-income households pay a portion of their rent, aiding them to become self-sufficient.
At this time, the West Allis Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program is not accepting applications. Follow the City of West Allis on Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram to receive notification of when our Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program wait list is open .
- 2020 PHA Annual Plan
- Housing Choice Voucher Administrative Plan (PDF)
- Payment Standards
- Utility Schedule
- Privately-owned, low income housing in West Allis
- Listing of rental units in West Allis. These landlords are willing to accept rent assistance. This listing will also provide you with resources to assist you with your apartment search.
resources for current section 8 Housing choice voucher program participants
All forms that were available in our office are now available to you online:
Not sure how to upload documents through your Assistance Check account?
Find out how here: How to upload documents through Assistance Check
Reexaminations can be completed through your Assistance Check account. Simply login to your account, and select Start Reexam.
Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, the Housing Division is temporarily suspending all current annual inspections. If you were scheduled to have an annual inspection, please be patient as we work through this situation. You will be notified by mail of updated information.
All forms and verifications of income/assets can be submitted using any of the following:
- Assistance Check
- Fax: (414) 302-8417
- Mail/Drop Off: 7525 W. Greenfield Avenue West Allis, WI 53214
If you need assistance completing the online reexamination, or have questions regarding adjustments/changes, please contact us at (414) 302-8430.
The City of West Allis does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of sex, race, color, sexual orientation, disability, religion, national origin, marital status, family status, lawful source of income, age, ancestry or any other legally protected status in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its services, programs or activities.
Americans with Disabilities Act Notice: Upon reasonable notice the City will furnish appropriate auxiliary aids and services when necessary to afford individuals with disabilities an equal opportunity to participate in and to enjoy the benefits of a service, program or activity provided by the City.
Limited English Proficiency (LEP): It is the policy of the City of West Allis to provide language access services to populations of persons with Limited English Proficiency (LEP) who are eligible to be served or likely to be directly affected by our programs. Such services will be focused on providing meaningful access to our programs, services and/or benefits.