Smoky Mountain Welcome!

Welcome to Sevier County, the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park! On this website, we’ll fill you in on local information and recommended businesses to look into as you move and integrate into the Smoky Mountains.

Driver’s License:
You need to purchase a Tennessee Driver’s License within 30 days after you have established a permanent residence. You have to provide proper documentation that you are either a U.S. Citizen or a lawful permanent resident at the time of your first renewal. Visit for more information.
License Plates:
You need to purchase a new Tennessee State License Plate within 30 days.
License Plates can be picked up at the County Clerk’s office at the Sevier County Courthouse.
Please call 865-453-5502 for more information.
Voter Registration:
You can register to vote at the Sevier County Courthouse in Sevierville.
You have to be a resident for at least 49 days or own property in the city to be eligible to vote.
The Sevier County Election Commission can be reached at 865-453-6985.
Smoky Mountain Area Emergency Numbers • All Numbers in the 865 Area Code
Sevier County Fire Department District 2 • 428-5111 English Mountain Volunteer Fire Department • 429-3729
Sevierville – Sevier County Fire Department • 453-9276 Poison Control • 544-9400
Pigeon Forge Volunteer Fire Department • 429-7381 Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) • 594-6510
Gatlinburg Fire Department• 436-5112 Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) • 544-0751
Gatlinburg Station 1, • 436-7274 Safespace (Shelter for Battered Women) • 800-244-5968
Ski Mountain Road Substation, • 436-8757 Overlook Mental Health Crisis Line • 588-2936
Seymour Volunteer Fire Department • 573-7475 Sexual Assault Crisis Line • 522-7273
Pittman Center Volunteer Fire Department • 436-9684 Parent Helpline • 1-800-356-6767
Northview-Kodak Volunteer Fire Department • 933-7855 Contact of Knoxville Personal Crisis Line • 523-9124
Walden’s Creek Volunteer Fire Department • 453-3123 Crisis Pregnancy Center • 428-4673
Wears Valley Volunteer Fire Department • 428-4232 Red Cross • 584-2999
Caton’s Chapel-Richardson’s Cove VFD • 428-1177 First Baptist Church Prayer Line • 429-7729
Great Smoky Mountains National Park Rangers • 436-1230 • 436-1294
– Anna Porter Public Library, 158 Profitt Road, Gatlinburg, TN 436-5588.
– Kodak Branch Sevier County Library, 319 W. Dumplin Valley Road, 933-0078
– Pigeon Forge Public Library, Community Center Drive, 429-7490
– King Family Library, 408 High Street, Sevierville 453-3532.