County Services

Services in Transylvania County

The following is a useful list of services in Transylvania County. Some services are provided by the County and others by State or Federal agencies or by independent non-profit organizations.

Phone Number
Adult Day Care - KOALA Inc.828-884-2980
Animal Control828-883-3713
Birth Certificates828-884-3162
Building Permits828-884-3209
Business Licenses828-884-3197
Centro Comunitario Hispano Americano828-883-2900
Chamber of Commerce828-883-3700
Child Development
Clerk of Court828-884-3120
Community College - Blue Ridge828-883-2520
Death Certificates828-884-3162
Department of Transportation - Maintenance and Road Repairs828-862-4736
Dispute Settlement Center828-877-3815
Driver's License828-883-2070
Emergency Services (EMS, Fire, Police, Sheriff)911
Employment Security Office828-884-3214
Food Stamps828-884-3174
Highway Patrol828-884-4232
Hospital - Transylvania Regional828-884-9111
Humane Society828-884-6577
License Tag Office828-883-3251
Marriage Records/License828-884-3162
Pisgah Legal Services (free legal services for lower income and elderly persons)800-489-6144
Red Cross828-884-4530
Register to vote828-884-3114
Senior Meals828-884-3166
Septic System Permits828-884-3139
Shelter Available for Family Emergencies (SAFE)828-885-7233
Silvermont Park Reservations
Social Security Administration800-772-1213
State Bureau of Investigation828-654-8901
Transylvania County Joint Historic Preservation Commission828-884-3205
Transylvania County Volunteers in Medicine (free clinic serving uninsured individuals who live or work in Transylvania County.)828-883-4454
Transylvania Vocational Services (vocational training and services for individuals with disabilities)828-884-3195
Cable - Sylvan Valley CATV
Electric Power - Duke Power
Electric Power - Haywood Electric Membership Corporation
Telephone - Comporium
Water - Water Department
Veteran Services828-884-3276
Western Carolina Community Action (assist low income with rent, provides meal site for seniors, and provides head start for children)828-884-3251
Women, Infants, Children (WIC) (Supplement Nutrition Program for pregnant or postpartum women, infants, and children up to 5 years of age)828-884-3242
Work Permits (required by state law for individuals 14 to 18 years of age when entering the workforce)828-884-3135