Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Section 8 waiting list is OPEN!

    Applications must be submitted online only at:

      Waitlist Preferences
      All applicants who qualify for a preference will be placed before applicants on the waiting list who do not qualify for a preference.
      To qualify for a preference, you must LIVE, WORK, or be enrolled in HIGHER EDUCATION in Martin, Nicollet, Sibley, Watonwan, and Waseca Counties.

SCMMCHRA has open window days/times when staff are available to meet via entry window.

    Staff are only available during these times.

    If window hours are CLOSED,  PLEASE CALL 507-345-1977 ex. 1 to make an appointment and/or leave a voicemail and staff will get back to you as soon as possible.

    If applicants and/or participants need an oral interpreter, they need to call our office directly at 507-345-1977 ext 1, so arrangements can be made.

    Thank you, The SCMMCHRA team

Monday: 1:00-4:00 PM
Tuesday 1:00-4:00PM
Wednesday 1:00-4:00PM
Thursday 1:00-4:00 PM
Friday 10:00AM-12:00PM

The South Central MN Multi-County HRA is striving to keep our communities and staff safe by practicing social distancing. To limit the spread of COVID-19, our office will conduct business via: Telephone, Fax, Email, US Mail, and Office Entry Window. Applicants and participants may pick up CHANGE FORMS in the entry of the HRA office. The DROP BOX in the entry of the office may be used to return paperwork.


The mission of the South Central MN Multi-County HRA (SCMMCHRA) is to provide residents with the opportunity to obtain quality, affordable housing in the counties of Martin, Nicollet, Sibley, Waseca and Watonwan.

SCMMCHRA will not discriminate against you because of your race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, disability, public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, or familial status.