Doing Business in the City of Sandersville

 Want to open a new business?  We can help.  Start here.

The City of Sandersville values its vibrant business community and recognizes the contribution all businesses, from small retailers to billion-dollar corporations, make to the character and economic vitality of Sandersville. The City's goal is to make doing business easy. Click on the menu items at left or on the dropdown above for helpful information about starting a business.

The City of Sandersville offers high quality services and ammenities, including: 

  • High-speed Internet access through the City‘s innovative dark fiber infrastructure
  • Profitable and reliable city-owned utility system that includes water, wastewater treatment, electricity, garbage collection, storm drain and fiber optics
  • Professional police and fire departments
  • The Georgia Quick Start program at the Sandersville Technical College
  • Conveniently located in state with excellent highway access
  • Local airport with 5,000 foot runway
  • Responsive, progressive city government
  • A skilled, educated workforce
  • An excellent public school system
  • Proximity to two international airports
  • Excellent mean household income and other demographics for retailers
  • Exceptional medical facilities
  • Pleasant climate with comfortable temperatures year around
  • An innovative and helpful Chamber of Commerce
  • Strong, profitable local banks

Before you start a new business, use this checklist:

  • Check for proper land use zoning for your location
  • Get professional license (applies to some occupations, but not all)
  • Get a Sales Tax Certificate
  • Get a business license
  • Get an EIN (Employee Identification Number)
  • Check for help and assistance in the community
  • Check into continued education opportunities
  • Join Chamber of Commerce for networking and business opportunities

The City of Sandersville also purchases goods and services. If you wish to sell products or provide services to the City, please contact City Hall at 478-552-2525 and provide the following information:

  • Business Name
  • Type of Business
  • Taxpayer Identification Number
  • Primary Contact Person
  • Mailing Address
  • Telephone Number
  • Email Address
  • Website URL
  • What type of services and/or products do you provide?
  • Please include additional information, such as brochures, pricing lists, etc.

For further information, please contact:
City of Sandersville
141 West Haynes Street
Sandersville, GA 31082
Phone: 478-552-2525