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Banks County
Finance Department

150 Hudson Ridge Suite 1
Homer, Georgia 30547

(706) 677-6903

Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Banks County
Date of Authorization
March 4, 2008

Randy Failyer
Finance Officer
Finance Department



The Banks County  Finance Department is responsible for the financial operations of the County, and serves as a financial advisor to the Administration, Commissioners, and both pension funds.  

Our mission is to manage the fiscal affairs of Banks County on behalf of its citizens and the Board of Commissioners and to prepare, monitor, analyze and implement a financial plan for generating revenues and disbursing funds in order to maintain fiscal integrity and accountability and to support effective decision making. 

• County Budget Management
Banks County Finance promotes the fiscal health of Banks County by providing the best quality budget services, financial reporting, analysis, consultation, and information to the Board of Commissioners, division directors, and department management as an aid to making sound economic decisions. It is responsible for the development and maintenance of the annual budget, and financial system tools which provide accurate and timely information to all levels of County government and to the public.  
• Accounting
The finance department provides the County with responsive accounting and fiscal processing systems that promote public accountability and focus on customer service. It provides financial and fiscal service to the County in all the different facets of accounting.  This includes:
  • Financial reporting, accounts receivable, cash collection, debt service, asset management, and general ledger maintenance
  • Processing of invoices and support of all County departments.
  • Managing the disbursement of all public funds which help make timely and accurate payments to vendors.
  • Managing the payroll schedule

• Grants Administration
The finance department is tasked with identifying and acquiring grants to assist County departments in fulfilling their needs and requirements.
• Financial Reporting
Key financial planning documents fall under the purvue of the finance department.

Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: How may I get a copy of the county budget?
A: Budgets fall under the Open Records Act.  Contact Jenni Gailey, Open Records Officer, with any requests for records in writing.  Email your request here.
Q: How can I learn about open Requests for Bids?
A: Bids are communicated by posting the bids on the purchasing webpage
  on this site.

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Open Records Financial Reports
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