Business Licenses

 

BUSINESS LICENSES

Getting licensed with the state:  Certain businesses require licensing with the state.
Contact the Secretary of State Brian Kemp at  404.656.2881 or visit www.sos.ga.gov

 

Licensing & Sales Tax ID:  Your business may be required to obtain a seller’s permit, and all businesses much receive a Tax ID number.  Contact the Georgia Department of Revenue (Regional Office) at 706.295.6061 or visit http://dor.georgia.gov/tax-registration

 

Contacts for local licensing & Inspections:

City of  Ellijay Business LIcense, Zoning, and Building Inspection Office

Ellijay City Hall

197 North Main

706.635.4711, ext 3 – Business LIcense

706.635.4711, ext 2 – Zoning & Inspection

 

City of East Ellijay Business License, Zoning and Building Inspection Office

East Ellijay City Hall

107 Oak Street

706.276.3111

 

Gilmer County Business License, Zoning, and Building Inspection Office

Gilmer County Planning & Zoning

9 Southside Square

Ellijay, GA

706.635.3406

 

Health Inspections

Gilmer County Office of Enrivonmental Health

1 Broad Street, Suite 3

Ellijay, GA

706.635.6050

 

RESOURCES

Business Licenses

 

Local & State Business License Information

 

Any business locating within the city limits of Ellijay or East Ellijay will require a business license.

For more information on how to obtain a license, contact the Development Authority or the appropriate city hall below:

 

-Ellijay City Hall:  706.635.4711

-East Ellijay City Hall:  706.276.3111

 

Any business locating in the unincorporated area of Gilmer County, excluding accommodation services, does not require a business license.

For accommodation services, please contact the Gilmer County Board of Commissioners Office for obtaining a business license.

Gilmer County Board of Commissioners

1 Broad Street

Ellijay, GA  30540

706.635.4361

www.gilmercounty.ga.gov

 

Inquiries for  state licensing and registration of corporations, please contact the Georgia Secretary of State – Office of Brian Kemp.

 

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp

214 State Capitol

Atlanta, GA  30334

404-656-2881

www.sos.ga.gov