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  • A helpful arrangement of frequently used Cherokee County online resources
  • Commonly requested forms and documents for a variety of departments and agencies
  • Links to other sites and services often used by our residents

DEPARTMENTS

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  • Links to every department and agency under the jurisdiction of the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners
  • Contact information for departments with the name of the department/agency head
  • Links to common agencies not under the jurisdiction of the BOC, but which maintains close ties with us

TAX PAYERS

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  • Information about and links to both the Tax Commissioner and Tax Assessor's Office. (They are very different organizations)
  • Quick links to both the Paying your Taxes online and the Real Estate Search applications.
  • Information about Homestead Exemptions
  • Information about Property Taxes, Millage Rates, and Car Tags

COURT SYSTEM

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  • A page listing every judicial and court system in Cherokee County with a brief introduction to what they cover
  • Quick links to Jury Duty Information, Traffic Citation Payments, Court Calendars, Deeds and Records Search, Passport Information, and a lot more

CONTACTING US

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  • Ways to contact the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners, Department and Agency Heads, and State Agencies and Offices
  • Directions to all County Facilities
  • Quick Link to Finding Your Commissioner
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Clerk of Courts


Patty Baker
Clerk of Superior, State, Juvenile and Magistrate Court
678-493-6511

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Passport Information|Processing Times

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Processing Times

Routine 4-6 Weeks
Expedited 2-3 Weeks
Expedited at Agency 8 Business Days

 

 *Expedited service is an additional $60.00

Already Applied for a Passport?

 

Check the status of your application online.

It takes approximately 5-7 days for applications to be tracked online. It may take less time if you paid for Expedite Service and sent your application via overnight delivery.

Please remember when calculating processing times, passport cards cannot be shipped using overnight delivery. All passport cards are returned using First Class Mail.

If you are traveling within 2 weeks or need a passport for a foreign visa within 4 weeks and:

  • Have not yet applied, please call our National Passport Information Center (1-877-487-2778) to schedule an appointment and submit your application at a Passport Agency.
  • Have already applied, please contact our National Passport Information Center to speak with a Customer Service Representative when you are 7 days out from your travel date.

If you are NOT traveling within 2 weeks or need a passport for a foreign visa within 4 weeks and:

  • Have not yet applied, please visit our First Time Applicants page or Renew a Passport page for information on how and where to apply.
  • Have already applied, please refer to the application processing times above.

Please Note: the application processing times above apply to all types of passport services, including requests for a name change and additional visa pages.

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