Due to precautions being taken to protect the public, as well as county staff, from the Coronavirus (COVID-19), all Elbert County offices will be closed to the public
beginning on Monday 23, 2020, and will remain closed to public traffic until further notice. However, all offices will remain fully staffed. Should you wish to discuss any Elbert
County assessment matters, please give us a call at (706) 283-2008 during normal business hours (Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm) and our staff will be happy to assist you.
Please be advised of the following: Governor Kemp has extended the filing deadline for the Conservation Use Program and the Forest Land Conservation Program until June 1, 2020. Should you
wish to file for or renew your Conservation Use Program Forest Land Protection Program and have not yet done so, please give us a call should you feel you need assistance
and we will be happy to assist you. You may also print the forms, complete them yourself and mail them to us, postmarked by June 1, 2020, should you feel comfortable doing so:
PT-283A Application for Conservation Use Assessment of Bona Fide Agricultural Property.
PT-48-5-7.7 Forest Land Conservation Use Assessment Covenant.
If for any reason you are unable to complete filing for the Conservation Use Program prior to the June 1st deadline, you may file for the Conservation Use Program once you receive your Notice of Annual
Assessment. That notice should be mailed to all property owners in late-May. You will have 45 days from the date of that notice to file your Conservation Use Program request.