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.


The voter registration deadline for the May 24 General Primary and NonPartisan General Election is Tuesday, April 26. Forsyth County residents wishing to register to vote or to change their name and/or address on the voter registration list may now do so online or in person at the Forsyth County Voter Registrations and Elections Office, located in the County Administration Building at 110 E. Main Street (Suite 200) in Cumming. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  You may also register to vote at any county public library.

To use Georgia’s online voter registration system you must have a valid Georgia driver’s license or identification card issued by the Georgia Department of Driver’s Services (DDS) with signature on file with DDS.  If you do not have a valid driver’s license or identification card, the link will allow you to manually submit a paper registration.  Click here to use the online voter registration system.

To be eligible to vote in the May 24 General Primary and NonPartisan General Election, a Voter Registration Application must be completely filled out and either USPS postmarked or otherwise delivered to the Forsyth County Voter Registrations and Elections Office no later than the close of business (4:30 p.m.) on Tuesday, April 26. If submitting your application using the online voter registration system, your application must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday night, April 26.  Any application not meeting this deadline will not be processed until after the possible July 26, 2016 General Primary Runoff.

Please verify your Election Day precinct at prior to heading out to vote on Tuesday, May 24. To receive additional election information, visit the Forsyth County Voter Registrations & Elections page or call (770) 781-2118 ext.9.

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     Address: 110 East Main Street
    Cumming GA 30040
     Phone: 770-781-2101
     Email: Contact Us

    Our Mission

    As trusted stewards of Forsyth County’s future, the elected officials and employees are dedicated to serving the community and to providing effective, professional public service with integrity and a commitment to excellence. 

    Our Vision

    Forsyth County is committed to providing and maintaining the most efficient, customer service-oriented county government possible. The county will be an innovative and strategic leader in providing essential and effective public services in a fiscally prudent and professional manner. By preserving and enhancing a high quality of life, Forsyth County will remain a healthy, safe and compelling place in which to live, work, recreate, visit and invest.