The mission of the Housing Authority of the City of Chester is to assist low-income families
in obtaining decent, safe and sanitary housing at an affordable cost. 

We invite you to learn more about the housing programs and services offered by the Housing Authority of the City of Chester.

Office Hours


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

8:30am - 5:00pm

Office is closed to the public on Wednesdays

Phone: (803) 581-6981     Fax: (803) 581-4945





Board of Commissioners Meeting    
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The Board of Commissioner's monthly   
meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of   
every month at 5:30 p.m., at the offices   
of the Chester Housing Authority.


 The CHA will open its waiting list for the Section 8 and Public Housing Programs on April 23, 2014 from
the hours of 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM at our office located at 2678 Dawson Drive Building 100, Chester, SC

Applications may be picked up from our office or downloaded from our website.

A check list for supporting documentation will also be provided with the application at our office
located at 2678 Dawson Drive, Chester, SC 29706, or on the website (www.chesterha-sc.org).

Your application needs be complete when you arrive to turn it in.

We will only accept complete applications.

A complete application is filled in completely and has all supporting documentation.
If any of your supporting documentation is missing must leave the line and retrieve it before the day is
finished. We will take applications for one day only.

In order to qualify for any preferences you must have the supporting documentation.
If you have any questions please call our office at (803)581-6981.
CHA Public Housing Programs are according to income qualification. Our income qualifications and
preferences are listed on our website (www.chesterha-sc.org).

This notice complies with HUD approved Equal Opportunity Plan and HUD Fair Housing
  In order to be placed on the "first-come-first-reviewed" waiting list you must bring the completed application package, birth certificate, social security card and prof of income to:

2678 Dawson Drive, Building 100 Chester,SC

Applications can be picked up in advance at our offices or can be printed from online. (Download Now) 

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