State-Aided Public Housing Apply

Apply Online or Download Application

Applications are accepted through CHAMP, the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) online application website. Housing Authorities maintain separate waiting lists, and can establish their own preferences.  This can present a challenge to applicants applying in multiple jurisdictions. CHAMP provides applicants with a convenient way to apply to one or more public housing authorities, instead of having to mail or hand-deliver applications to multiple housing authorities. Visit CHAMP to learn more or to apply online at:

Paper applications are accepted. Click here to download the MRVP application.  Once complete, applications may be mailed to the Lowell Housing Authority, Office of Public Housing, 21 Salem St., Lowell, MA 01854, or hand-delivered to the office.

Apply in Person

Applicants completing applications in person may do so at the Lowell Housing Authority’s Office of Public Housing located at 21 Salem, Lowell, MA 01854.