Opening of the State Rental Assistance Program Waiting List

Please be advised that DCA will be opening the SRAP waiting list. SRAP is a state-funded program that provides housing subsidies on behalf of very low-income New Jersey residents, for decent, safe, and sanitary housing.

Persons applying must meet all applicable SRAP income and eligibility requirements.

You must be eighteen (18) years of age or older to apply or be an emancipated minor.

Only one (1) SRAP pre-application per household will be accepted.

Only New Jersey residents are eligible to apply for SRAP assistance. A New Jersey resident is defined as someone whose primary residence is in New Jersey and who is present in New Jersey for at least six months prior to applying for SRAP assistance.

A total of 4,000 households will be selected through a lottery system to be added to the waiting lists.

SRAP pre-applications can be submitted ONLINE with the use of a personal computer, laptop, smartphone, or tablet by going online at https://www.waitlistcheck.com/NJ559.

The open enrollment period is Monday, JULY 11, 2022, 9:00 a.m. to Friday, JULY 22, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. 

Please go to https://nj.gov/dca/divisions/dhcr/offices/srap.html for additional information.