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The Sumter County Development Authority sponsors annual Industry Awards. In appreciation of business and industry in Sumter County, the awards will honor those who excel at exporting, innovation, sustainability, and community partnerships. Please CLCIK HEREfor the 2018 application.
Businesses, developers, and corporate projects enjoy an attractive and supportive environment to locate and expand their endeavors in Sumter County. Focused on partnering with business and industry, the Development Authority provides access to resources and incentives for enhancement.
The Sumter County Development Authority offers various local incentives to create an environment that is conducive to growth for businesses and the community.
The Authority provides Financing, Land Management, Marketing, Industrial Parks with Full Service Utilities, and Infrastructure Development to qualified companies looking to establish new operations, expand or relocate. Additionally, the Authority develops properties, initiates marketing programs and provides financing packages for qualified companies in the form of loans or grants. If you have an interest, we are ready to discuss economic development opportunities in Sumter County!
The State of Georgia offers a wide array of incentives to support private sector growth in the state. Frequently named the “Top State for Doing Business,” state incentives and resources are partnered with local communities to development the perfect partnerships for growth. Sumter County is designated a State of Georgia “Tier-One” County, which is a state job tax credit allowing for up to $4,000 in tax credits for jobs created in various sectors. The Development Authority is ready to assist you in securing State of Georgia resources and incentives. Please see the Leaders and Partners tab for additional information.
We invite you to spend some time visiting the various pages of our website, exploring the resources and unique opportunities awaiting you in Sumter County. Follow these links below for more information.
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