***DUE TO SOFTWARE UPGRADES OUR SYSTEMS WILL BE OFFLINE STARTING TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 10, 2019 AT 4:00PM AND THROUGH THE DAY WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 11, 2019. DURING THIS TIME WE WILL NOT HAVE ACCESS TO OUR SOFTWARE OR THE PORTAL. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVEINCE BUT WILL BE BACK UP ON THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 12, 2019.***
The Development Service Center is the primary point for citizens of Cherokee County and its development community to obtain building permits, land development permits, planning and zoning services, environmental health services, Fire Marshal services and issuance of business licenses.
The Development Service Center is located on the ground floor of the Cherokee County Administration Building. The DSC offers friendly, professional assistance from representatives trained to listen and understand the needs of our citizens, determine an appropriate course of action, and deliver a response which is timely, complete and valuable.
Services offered at the DSC include the following departments:
- Building Permits & Inspections
- Fire Marshal
- Environmental Health
- Planning & Zoning
- Development Review and Land Disturbance
- Alcohol License
- Occupation Tax Certificate - Business License
For a comprehensive list of forms and related documents please visit our forms directory.
Cherokee County strives to provide online resources in a secure manner to respect your privacy when you visit our site. To secure your privacy, please do not upload documents containing sensitive information:
- No driver's license information or photos
- No social security number
- No personal email address
- No personal phone numbers
We will not disclose any personally identifiable information collected online except where you have given us permission, or is public information under the Georgia Open Records Act O.C.G.A. 50-18-70