Town of Huntington Housing Authority office has resumed our hours for scheduled appointments of Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8am to 4pm, and Wednesdays from 8am to 12 noon, and closed from 12 noon to 4pm. Our office is accessible by phone or e-mail. We can be reached at (631) 427-6220. Documents can be left in the drop slot on the building or e-mail to


LANDLORDS: Effective January 1, 2023 the updated policy in the Administrative Plan (listed here) is in effect:

The Lease governs rent increases. To receive a rent increase, the Owner must send the request for a rent increase to the Participant and send copy of the request to the HHA sixty (60) days prior to the anniversary of the Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) contract and must include the new rent amount the owner is proposing. For example, if the HAP contract anniversary date is May 1, the owner must submit their request for a rent increase by March 1 to be effective for May 1.


Regular Board Meeting Scheduled: Tuesday, October 10, 2023 at 6PM. You may join as early as 15 minutes prior to the meeting. 

Guidelines for Public Comment

NOTICE: November 22, 2022, HUD approved the following waiver for Huntington Housing Authority “Increase in Payment Standard During HAP Contract Term” (regulation 982.505 (c) (4) effective until December 2023.

This waiver allows HHA to meet the needs of our tenants that have had their rent burden increased due to changes in income and/or household composition.


Business Opportunities

As a public housing authority, HHA is bound by New York State Laws, HUD regulations, and other local requirements governing public purchasing. HHA operates within the HHA Procurement Policy for business transactions.

Landlord Resources

HHA issues vouchers to eligible households to rent units just as any unsubsidized renter. The landlord determines renter suitability.
Voucher participants pay 30% to 40% of their income toward rent and utilities. The remaining rent is paid by HHA directly to the landlord by Housing Assistance Payments (HAP).

Housing Services

HHA has 40 units at Millennium Hills, a mixed development in Melville, NY; 40 units at Gateway Gardens, an independent public corporation to provide federally subsidized public housing for low-income residents; and 573 Housing Choice Vouchers aka Section 8.

Reasonable Accommodations

Regulation 46615 Notice Disclosing Tenants Rights to Reasonable Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities