Welcome to the New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority
For the safety of our employees, residents, and the community; The New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority office and Community Resource Center will be closed to the public until further notice. Tenants can email or call the office or CRC for appointments. Please use drop boxes for rent and other paperwork. Be safe.
To help protect residents from the corona virus, Volusia County Government will distribute 119,000 surgical face masks beginning Thursday, July 9.
Residents may stop by these locations in New Smyrna Beach to pick up two masks per person during operating hours. Masks will be issued daily until they run out:
- New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority, 600 Greenlawn St., New Smyrna Beach:
- Monday - Friday: 8:00am-12:30pm and 1:30pm-3:30pm
- Please knock on the door to receive masks (Resource Center is not open to the public).
- New Smyrna Beach Regional Library, 1001 S. Dixie Freeway, New Smyrna Beach:
- Monday-Thursday: 9:00am-6:30pm
- Friday/Saturday: 9:00am-5:00pm
(Library is open to the public Monday- Saturday)
*Please wear a face mask or face covering when picking up protective gear.
On-line applications are available starting February 29, 2020 at 12:01 a.m. at:
1500 applications will be accepted, and the list will close once this number is reached.
One application per family please.
If you are a non-elderly disabled person from the ages of 18-61 living in our local area, please check the correct preference on your application.
We are a Housing Authority funded by the department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). An Executive Director manages the operations of the Housing Authority under HUD directives. The Executive Director is chosen by a five member Board of Commissioners, who were appointed by the Mayor's Office of the City of New Smyrna Beach.
The New Smyrna Beach Housing Authority (NSBHA) was established in 1950. 126 Public Housing units were built in stages over the years. These units are still in existence today. The Public Housing Waitlist is currently closed. See Public Housing for more information about this program.
Later on the Section Eight Housing Choice Voucher program was started and now has 338 vouchers, 253 tenant based vouchers, 10 VASH for homeless veterans, 75 mainstream vouchers for the non-elderly disabled from 18-61. See Section 8 - Vouchers for more information about this program.
The Market Rent program of affordable rental housing was added to the Historic Westside neighborhood of New Smyrna Beach in 2014. This program is accepting applications for the waiting list. See Market Rent for more information about this program.
We are committed to providing quality, affordable housing, that enhances the lives of our residents and promotes their independence.
If you have a Section 8 (HCV) voucher you can move to sunny, beautiful, New Smyrna Beach, Florida. Please ask your caseworker for more details about the portability process. We look forward to seeing you!
Hours Of Operation
Monday - Thursday: 7:30am to 4:30pm
Friday: 7:30am to Noon.
This years Toys For Tots sign-up will start October 1st Click the link below to sign up.