The Finance Department is responsible for the day-to-day business and financial operation of the city. The department handles utility account maintenance, accepts utility bill and property tax payments, dispatches utility crews, processes various license and permit applications and prepares payroll and insurance forms for more than 70 city employees.
Utility and other payments may be made at the front desk, drive through window or drop box at city hall or mailed to 104 S. Main Street, Sylvania, GA 30467. The city accepts checks, cash, Visa, Mastercard, Discover and bank debit cards.
The Finance and Administration Department coordinates the annual audit of the city and maintains financial records in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles and in compliance with State, Federal and local laws. In addition, this department assists in the preparation of the city’s budget, the investment of public funds, cash management and the issuance of debt.
The mission of the Finance Department is to "provide a full range of financial services to the public, other city departments and employees, with the highest quality of information and customer service."
Contact Information and Hours of Operation
104 South Main St.
Sylvania, GA 30467
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.