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.


This page provides information and links for items associated with public hearings and the following application types: rezonings, conditional use permits, home occupation permits, sketch plats, and zoning condition amendments.

 Access the online Customer Self Service (CSS) portal. 

 Use the online CSS portal to: 

  • Submit certain Planning & Community Development applications
  • Check the status of an application
  • Pay select fees

Helpful information:

Application Guide

Public Hearings / Meetings

Information For All Application Types

Primary Applications

Supplemental INFORMATION

These supplemental applications or forms should only be used in conjunction with a primary application.

Leslie Silas | Planning Manager
(770) 205-4568 

Kiley Smith | Planner II
(678) 455-8391 

Margaret Ann Pryor | Planner I
(678) 455-8374 

Angela Trasente | Planning Technician
(770) 886-2780 



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.