​​CDC Information: Corona Virus


THE MHA OFFICE IS OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

ALTERNATE OFFICE PROCEDURES

EFFECTIVE Monday, 3/16/2020

In an effort to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), MHA will temporarily modify the application process. Required application forms will be mailed to those who submit an online application. Completed forms & supporting documents can be returned to the MHA main office drop  box or by mail. This procedure will remain in effect until further notice. 



The online application will begin your process.

You may begin your application here or click "Apply" at the top of the page.


Holiday Closings

​11/11/2020 -- Veteran's Day

11/26-11/27/20 -- Thanksgiving

​12/24-12/25/20 -- Christmas


SMOKE-FREE HOUSING

HUD passed new regulation requiring all Housing Authorities to implement "smoke-free" policies by

July 1, 2018.

Click the header link above for additional information. 

​​MHA offers affordable income-based apartments and housing assistance through the Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) programs. 


WAITING LISTS (wait times vary)

Public Housing: OPEN

HCV (Section 8): OPEN


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Office Hours

Monday-Thursday

​9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

(closed for lunch 12:30-1:30)

CLOSED Friday

600 Sulphur Springs Road, Morristown TN 37813 
Phone: (423)586-5115 / TTY: (800)848-0298 
Fax: (423) 586-3014

​​​Morristown Housing Authority

(Morristown, Tennessee)

Copyright © Morristown Housing Authority. All rights reserved.

Please visit Upcoming Events under the Public Housing tab to stay informed of available activities for MHA residents!

Verification documents & forms must be done during application hours:

Monday-Thursday, 9:00-11:00 a.m. 


  • Special appointments will be available  to accommodate work or school schedules.
  • Those applying from a city/county  more than one hour ​away must contact the office within 5 business days​ to arrange a phone interview.


The online application will begin your process.

You may begin your application here or click "Apply" at the top of the page.


Office Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

(Closed for lunch 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.)


Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon 

ATTENTION RESIDENTS!


Please see the Resident Information screen under the Public Housing menu  for maintenance procedures during the temporary closing. 

(NEW!!!)​   Updated 11/21/2020

MHA staff will be working remotely for the week of 11/23/20-11/25/20. Staff will be available via e-mail. Addresses are listed on the staff page of this site. 

ALTERNATE OFFICE PROCEDURES

Public Housing and Rental Assistance Applications

​Applications should be submitted online only through our website. 

MORRISTOWN HOUSING AUTHORITY does not require an application fee.


Click here ​for application information and instructions. 


If you require assistance with submitting an application, please call (423)586-5115 to schedule an appointment. Our office is located at 600 Sulphur Springs Road, Morristown TN 37813


INCOME LIMITS (updated April 2020)


Public Housing Counties:Hamblen, Jefferson (White Pine only) Hancock

[see Low Income Limits]


Section 8 (HCV) Counties: Hamblen, Jefferson,  Grainger (Bean Station only), Cocke, &  Greene

[See Very Low Income Limits]