Affordable Housing Board

Image of New ProvThe Affordable Housing Board is a volunteer board set up by the Mayor and Council to fulfill the Borough of New Providence’s affordable housing program in accordance with the Fair Housing Act of 1985 and its amendments, as well as the Substantive Rules issued by the New Jersey Council on Affordable Housing. It ensures that there are affordable housing units available for rent or sale by economically qualified lower income applicants and establishes and maintains a list of qualified applicants for the properties that may become available.

The Affordable Housing Board also ensures that money collected from developer contributions or public sources is placed in the Housing Fund, and that it is fairly and equitably disbursed for the rehabilitation of substandard housing occupied by lower income households.

Please read additional information about the . For information about applying for affordable housing, please read General Information Regarding Affordable Housing.

Vito A. Gallo, Administrative Agent: 908-665-1400 x0




June 1, 2016: The Borough of New Providence is now accepting applications to establish a waiting list for any future openings. The Lottery will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 9am. The Lottery is open to the public but it is not necessary to attend to be included.

Applications must be received by the Borough Clerk’s office no later than Thursday, June 30, 2016 by 4pm. Any applications received after that will not be included in the 2016 Affordable Housing Lottery.


July 1, 2016: The Borough of New Providence will not be accepting any more applications for the 2016 Affordable Housing Lottery.


Any questions? You can contact the New Providence Affordable Housing via e-mail at


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