How To Apply

Walk In

You may fill out the application at our office located at 220 Curtis Street, Butte MT 59701

Apply on the Web 

Click the link below and follow the directions.

This link will take you out of the Public Housing Authority of Butte's website. On-line application is short. You will be contacted to fill out paper application and background check. You can still get on the waiting list by applying online. 

Print Application and return to the office


Criminal background check needs to be filled out by all persons applying for housing who are over the age of 18

You must sign a release for a criminal background check. This is done through the local police and possibly through the State of Montana and/or the FBI

The Citizenship Form (part #3) needs to be filled out for each person listed on the application.

We will also run a credit check to see if you owe past landlords back rent. We will also check landlord references

After completing the application process, you may be offered an apartment, or be placed on our waiting list if an apartment is not available. Current Waiting List is 1 to 2 years. 

Please keep in touch with us about changing your address and check where you are on the waiting list every 6 month.

PHAB Application.pdf