The Administration Division consists of the Finance Director, Assistant Finance Director and an Administrative Assistant. This team is responsible for management and establishing goals and objectives for the department.
Accounts Payable is responsible for working with all the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government departments and over 12,000 vendors to insure accurate and timely payment of all goods and services purchased by the county.
The Finance Department manages the alcoholic beverage license process. Athens-Clarke County has approximately 325 licensed alcohol establishments. Each establishment must apply for and receive an Athens-Clarke County alcohol license and a State of Georgia alcohol license.
The annual operating and capital budget is the financial plan for raising revenues and expending funds for all Athens-Clarke County departments, offices, and constitutional officials. The budget year begins on July 1.
Athens-Clarke County Purchasing Division coordinates the centralized procurement activities of the Unified Government and is committed to purchasing quality goods and services at the best possible value.