Government Departments

Candler County Government Departments

  • Board of Commissioners
    1075 E. Hiawatha Street,
    Suite A
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-2835

  • Department of Family &
    Children Services (DFCS)

    750 S. Leroy Street
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-2163

  • Election Supervisor
    432 N. Rountree Street
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-6687
    Fax: 912-685-2189
    Email: voteregister@ pineland.net

  • EMS
    1065 E. Hiawatha Street
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-5965

    Director: Mel Kelly

  • Industrial Authority
    1 South Rountree Street, Suite B.
    (Upstairs in the BB&T Building)
    P.O. Box 1130
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-4950
    Fax: 912-685-3764

    Executive Director:
    Hannah M. Mullins
    Email: hannah@select candler.com

  • Tax Assessor
    Courthouse Square
    35 SW Broad Street, Suite E
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-6346
    Fax: 912-685-3818
    Email: candtax@pineland.net
    Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

  • Tax Commissioner
    Courthouse Square
    35 SW Broad Street, Suite D
    Metter, GA 30439
    912- 685-5247
    Email: pattysikes@pineland.net
    Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday

  • Sheriff’s Office
    1015 E. Hiawatha Street
    Metter, GA 30439
    EMERGENCY: Dial 911
    Sheriff’s Office: 912-685-2568
    Jail: 912-685-2291
    Drug Tips: 912-739-0500
    (Tri-Circuit Drug Task Force)

  • Metter-Candler
    Recreation Department

    621 W. Pine Street
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-2370
    Information only: 912-685-9741
    Fax: 912-685-3544
    Email: metterrecreation department@pineland.net
    Hours: Monday - Thursday
    8 a.m.-5 p.m.,
    Friday 8 a.m.-12 noon

    Recreation Director: Mike Robins

Candler County Courts

  • Clerk of the Courts
    35 SW Broad Street
    P.O. Box 830
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-5257
    Fax: 912-685-2946
    8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday

    Clerk of Superior Court:
    Jenny Grimes

  • Magistrate Court of
    Candler County

    1075 E. Hiawatha Street, Suite A
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-2888

    Chief Magistrate:
    Brent C. Carter

  • Candler County Probate Court
    35 SW Broad Street, Suite B
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-2357
    Fax: 912-685-5130
    www.candlerprobate.org

    Probate Court Judge:
    Tony Thompson

Other Agencies

  • Extension Office
    1075 E. Hiawatha Street, Suite B
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-2408
    Fax: 912-685-6614

  • Health Department
    428 N. Rountree Street
    Metter, GA 30439
    912-685-5765