Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

Information on County Departmental operations, online services and other resources can be found here:

Various Forsyth County Boards and Commissions will be meeting via teleconference, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 50-14-1(g).  Please click here for information on how to view, access and participate in these meetings.


Third-Party Inspector Report This is the form that is to be filled out and submitted by the third-party inspector. Please submit this document via email to
Third-Party Inspector List This is the list of county approved third-party engineers. Any charges or fees associated with the use of third-party inspectors are the responsibility of party utilizing these services.
Third-Party Inspector Application This is the application needed to apply in order to become a third-party engineer and be included on the list of county approved third-party engineers. Please submit this application to

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

*Click here to read Ordinance 87 UDC Amendment 


We now have an email group designed to help relay useful information and notifications to builders & third-party inspectors whenever they arise. If you would like to join this Builder's Email group, please email Taylor Shirley, Administrative Assistant, with the name and email address of the person(s) that wish to be added. 

Contact Us

 Address: 110 East Main Street
Suite 100
Cumming, GA 30040
 Phone: 770-781-2115
 Email: Contact Us

Our Mission

Our department's mission is to develop partnerships with all members of the community in an effort to provide valuable planning and development services that promote quality development and help create communities that will be enjoyed for generations to come.