Alcohol Ordinance

This page will provide information and links for everything related to the alcohol ordinance. For questions related to the Forsyth County Alcohol Ordinance:

Alcohol Ordinance (​​Download)
Complete ordinance as amended by the Board of Commissioners on December 1, 2016.

Application for Alcohol License (Download)
This application is to request the standard alcohol license for consumption or package establishments. Approved license are valid for the remainder of the calendar year.

Application for Lanier Tech Forsyth Conference Center Alcohol Permit (Download)
This application allows for profit businesses that possess a valid government-issued alcohol license for consumption on the premises, to request a permit to serve alcoholic beverages at the Lanier Technical College Forsyth Conference Center.

Application for Special Event: Forsyth County Business (Download)
This application allows businesses with an existing alcohol license for consumption, granted by Forsyth County or the City of Cumming, to request the ability to operate a one day cash bar at a location other than the licensed premises. A special event alcohol permit will be granted to the same licensee a maximum of twelve days per calendar year.

Application for Special Event: Non-Forsyth County Business (Download)
This application allows businesses with an existing alcohol license for consumption, granted by a local government other than Forsyth County or the City of Cumming, to request the ability to operate a one day cash bar at a location other than the licensed premises. A special event alcohol permit will be granted to the same licensee a maximum of twelve days per calendar year.

Application for Temporary Nonprofit Alcohol License (Download)
This application allows nonprofit organizations the ability to request a temporary license to sell alcohol. A temporary nonprofit alcohol permit will be granted to the same applicant a maximum of twelve days per year.

Application for Wholesale Alcohol License (Download)
This application allows wholesale dealers in alcoholic beverages licensed by the State of Georgia to distribute such beverages to licensed retailers or dealers in unincorporated areas of Forsyth County.

Staff Contact:

Amy Konrath | Business License Manager
Forsyth County Department of Planning & Community Development
110 E. Main Street, Suite 100 | Cumming, Georgia 30040
(770) 886-2830 | (770) 781-2197 fax

 


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Cumming, GA 30040
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