Application Process

The 2-3-4 bedroom waiting list is OPEN.

One-Bedroom waiting list is CLOSED.


Step 1. Fill out an application.


Click here>> Northeast GA Housing Authority Application (income-based)


Click here>>NEGAHA Rentals Application ( market-rate rentals)


To submit an application, follow the steps below:

  1. Complete your application at the link above.
  2. You must have a completed application and all required documents in order to have an application interview. 
  3. All household members 18 and older MUST accompany you to the interview.   
  4. Visit one of the offices below to complete your application interview.                    
  5. If any household member requires any accommodations or supportive services, please call the Administrative Office at  706-886-9455 or 1-800-596-1380

              TTD/TTY: 706-886-0318  //  contact us

* If completing a paper application bring to an office and follow steps 2-4 above.


Administrative Office

437 S. Pond St. Toccoa, GA 30577

9am -12pm (Closed for lunch) 1pm - 5pm

Monday-- Thursday

 Site Offices are OPEN 

Site offices

Homer: 164 Hill St. ~ 10-11 ~ Tuesday

Cornelia: 800 Galloway St. ~ 9-12 ~ Thursday

Clarkesville: 125 Habersham St. ~ 9-12 ~ Tuesday

Cleveland: 223 Bryant St. #G ~ 9-12 ~ Wednesday



NEGAHA will check references, conduct a criminal background and sex-offender registry search, and prior rental history on all adult household members, including live-in-aides, to ensure that the family is eligible for subsidized housing. The Authority will deny admission to any applicant whose habits and practices may be deemed to have a detrimental effect on other tenants or on the community’s environment.

NEGAHA agrees not to discriminate based upon race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, familial status, or disability.


"We strive to provide housing of choice rather than the housing of last resort."