The Assessment Office is currently closed to public access, however, certain County government facilities are open for limited access. For specific information, please see Sussex County Government Operations Reopening.

Inquiries related to the State 65 Tax Credit, tax releases, mobile home class C letters, etc., are still being processed by staff. Please call the Assessment office at (302) 855-7824.

Responsible for issuing building permits and creating and maintaining assessment records for all properties in Sussex County. Review plans for building Code compliance and building inspections on all commercial and multifamily projects.

Property assessment appeals can be filed with the Assessment Office by contacting (302) 855-7824. The appeal board meets the first 15 working days of March each year to hear appeals.


Chris Keeler

Contact Information
Director Chris Keeler
Address Sussex County Administrative Office Building
Rooms 270 & 249
2 The Circle
PO Box 589
Georgetown, DE 19947
Phone (302) 855-7824
Fax (302) 855-7828