rich history and high quality of life

Explore Screven County


Welcome to Screven County. 

A peaceful community with remarkable people, rich history,and a high quality of life, Screven County is growing well into the future.

 Discover why Screven County is a unique community with so much to offer.


Planning & Zoning

The Screven County Planning and Zoning Department is responsible for reviewing development and site plans; and for administering the zoning and subdivision regulations as written in the Screven County code of ordinances. The department works closely with all the departments in the County to ensure a high standard of development.

Chamber of commerce

You won’t find a better place to live, work, and play than Screven County, Georgia. Screven County is a community that prides itself on its civic-minded citizens, efficient government, excellent schools and an active Chamber of Commerce.

Business forms & Applications

Screven County issues business licenses for traditional storefront businesses located in the unincorporated areas of Screven County; and also issues Home Business Office Licenses and Home Occupation Licenses.  The fee schedule for all is based on total number of employees, including the owner. Contact Us for business forms & applications.

Things to DO

Screven County is loaded with possibilities for visitors seeking everything from natural waters perfect for fishing and boating to historic towns full of shops and restaurants. Whether your pleasure is nonstop activity and exploring or time for relaxing and reflection, we’ve got you covered.

Tax Assessors

The Tax Assessors manage information for the 10,000 plus parcels of real property and 913 personal property accounts in Screven County.


Residential Forms & Applications

Apply for water service, solid waste pickup or exemption, or utility services. Contact Us for residential forms & applications.