Applicants for most programs are placed on a waiting list according to the date and time of completed application. The tenant (head of household) or co-tenants must meet eligibility requirements. Eligible applicants properly verified will be placed on a waiting list. Applicants may select to be placed on specific list. Applications can only be accepted for specific lists, if the Waiting List is open. Please check the Waiting Lists section of this site to see the status of waiting lists.

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Housing Choice Vouchers (Section 8)

The Housing Authority of the County of Butte (Housing Authority) Has scheduled an Annual opening of its Section 8 wait list. Please check the Waiting Lists for an update to Section 8 status and information regarding the Application process.
2017 Section 8 Wait List Documents
English Announcement   Spanish Announcement
English Instructions   Spanish Intructions

Public Housing

Public Housing Application
Change of Address Form

Farm Labor Housing

Farm Labor Housing Application - English
Farm Labor Housing Application - Spanish
Landlord Reference - English
Information Release - English


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2039 Forest Ave.
Chico, CA 95928

Monday - Thurday 9AM to 5PM
Friday 9AM to 12PM

Phone: 530-895-4474
Fax: 530-895-4469
TDD: 800-735-2929

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