The mission of the Finance Department of Transylvania County is to conduct the financial activities of Transylvania County and the Transylvania County Tourism Development Authority in compliance with all governmental regulations and accounting standards: to assure sound internal controls and transparent accountability for public funds: to provide reliable, timely, useful information for fiscal management and for citizen review: and to deliver courteous responsive service to both internal and external customers.

What We Do

The Finance Department is responsible for the following functions,

  • cash and debt management
  • accounts receivable
  • purchasing
  • accounts payable (weekly)
  • payroll (bi-weekly),
  • risk management
  • financial reporting and analysis and budget forecasting, evaluation, compilation and presentation.

Boards & Committees

The Finance Office provides staff support to the following Transylvania County Government Boards & Committees:

  • Transylvania County Board of Commissioners
  • Transylvania County Tourism Development Authority
  • Transylvania County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council

Register as a Vendor

If you would like to register your firm or organization as a County vendor, you can self-register online by completing our Substitute W-9 via DocuSign. This will require validation via e-mail.

Frequently Requested Documents

For budget ordinances or audit and compliance documentation older than five years, please contact the Transylvania County Finance Office. Physical copies are also available for review at the Finance Office.