Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

Information on County Departmental operations, online services and closures can be found here: Forsythco.com/COVID-19This page also contains links to state and national resources and information regarding the pandemic.


The May 28, 9 a.m. Forsyth County Finance Committee meeting will be held via teleconference, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 50-14-1(g).  The meeting will be live streamed on the County’s YouTube channel: tvforsyth.com.

Business License Applications

Please complete applications in their entirety.  Once an application is complete, please submit it with any other required documents as indicated on each application form.  Any required affidavits must be properly notarized.

  

Commercial Business License Application: This application is for a new commercial business license. Please mail in or bring original application for the initial submittal. Fill out the Tenant Occupancy Permit Application and submit it with the license application. The Tenant Occupancy Permit Application will be forwarded to the Fire Department for determination of an inspection. 

Tenant Occupancy Permit Application: This application is for all tenants that are applying for a commercial business license.

Residential Business License ApplicationThis application is for a new residential business license. Please mail or bring original application for the initial submittal.

Business License Renewal Application: This application is to renew an already existing business license. Renewal applications are accepted in person or via mail.  Penalties & Interest will be waived on late renewals until such time the local emergency has been lifted. 

Business Name and Mailing Address Change Application: This application is to be used only if the name of your business or mailing address has changed. If the physical location of your business has changed, you must fill out the Commercial or Residential Business Location Change Application.

Commercial Business Location Change Application: This application is to be used if the physical location of your commercial business has changed within Forsyth County. The Commercial Location Change Application will be forwarded to the Fire Department for determination of an inspection. If you are moving to a residential location, you must fill out the Residential Business Location Change Application.

Residential Business Location Change Application: This application is to be used if the physical location of your residential business has changed within Forsyth County. If you are moving to a commercial location, you must fill out the Commercial Business Location Change Application.

Closing Business Application: The business owner must fill out this application if the business is closing within the county for any reason.

Out of State Business Application: This application is for out of state contractors who are doing business within Forsyth County.

Residency Affidavit: This application verifies residency status of an applicant as required by the Georgia Security and Immigration Compliance Act.

 

 

 

Contact Us

 Address: 110 East Main Street
Suite 100
Cumming, GA 30040
 Phone: (678) 455-9888
 Email: Contact Us