Forsyth County Response to COVID-19:  Information on County Departmental operations, online services and other resources can be found here:

COVID-19 vaccination appointments for April 19 and 20 are available. Please click here for more information, including information in multiple languages.

COVID-19 vaccine eligibility in Georgia is open for everyone 16 years of age and older. For more information on vaccines, including a vaccine locator, click here. 

At the present time, all Forsyth County Boards and Commissioners are meeting live and in-person, but with both remote viewing and (in the case of public hearings or public comment) remote participation opportunities. Please click here for information on how to view, access and participate in these meetings.

Inspections Division

The Inspection Division is responsible for conducting inspections and enforcing building codes.


Jason Holbrook, Chief Building Inspector


Inspection requests should be submitted using the Customer Self Service Portal. To access the portal, please click the button below. You may also email Please be sure to include your permit number and inspection type requested. 

Customer Self Service Portal (CSS)

For additional information on this portal, please click here

For additional questions, please call 770-781-2114, opt. 1 or email

Field Inspectors check and return phone and e-mail messages between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Builders’ Email Group:  If you would like to receive information updates regarding inspections, please email to be added to this list. 



3rd Party General Information click here

3rd Party Inspector Report click here 

3rd Party Inspector Application Form click here 

3rd Party Inspector List click here 

Letter of Intent - Whole Project  click here 

Click here to read Ordinance 177 Amendment B-Third Party Program

Click here to read Ordinance 87 UDC Amendment  


Contact Us

 Address: 110 East Main Street
Suite 210
Cumming, GA 30040
 Phone: 770-781-2114
 Fax: 770-781-2193
 Email: Contact Us

Our Mission

Our mission is to effectively administer and enforce mandatory construction codes, thereby ensuring the integrity of both residential and commercial buildings. With a sharp focus on efficiency and continuous improvement, we strive to enhance the prosperity of Forsyth County's citizens and business community through a strong commitment to customer service and shepherding projects to the finish line.