Local & State Resources

Local & State Resources

Moving to Nashville? The Nashville Chamber keeps an up-to-date directory with everything you need to relocate you, your family or your business. Visit the links below for more information or visit The Nashville Chamber website.

Tennessee Taxes

The Department of Revenue is responsible for the administration of state tax laws established by the legislature and the collection of taxes and fees associated with those laws. Following is an alphabetized list of state taxes administered by the department. Each tax type lists the definition of the tax, tax rates and due dates for returns. Local tax information can be found at this page also.

Nashville Area Cost of Living

Cost of living is one of the Nashville area’s major advantages. Residents benefit from an overall cost of living that is consistently below the U.S. average. Among major U.S. cities, Nashville has long had one of the most favorable climates for high levels of disposable income relative to costs. Read more at nashvilleareainfo.com

Vehicle Registration

For information on obtaining a Tennessee license plate, please visit http://www.tennessee.gov/revenue/vehicle.

Tennessee Driver’s License

A Tennessee driver’s license is issued by the state Department of Safety and must be obtained within 30 days of establishing residency. Visit the Tennessee Department of Safety web site for more information.

Electricity Providers


County City Provider Phone
Davidson Nashville Nashville Electric Service 615-736-6900
Cheatham Ashland City
Kingston Springs
Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation
Dickson Electric
615-792-5651
615-446-9051
Dickson Dickson Dickson Electric 615-446-9051
Maury Columbia
Mt. Pleasant
Spring Hill
Columbia Power System
Mt. Pleasant Power System
Duck River Electric Membership Corporation
931-388-4833
931-379-3233
931-684-4621
Montgomery Clarksville Clarksville Dept. of Electricity
Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation
931-648-8151
931-645-2481
Robertson SpringfieldWhite House Springfield Electric
Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation
Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation
615-384-6770
615-384-5566
615-672-7066
Rutherford LaVergneMurfreesboroSmyrna Nashville Electric Service
Middle TN Electric Membership Corporation
Murfreesboro Electric Department
Middle TN Electric Membership Corporation
Middle TN Electric Membership Corporation
615-736-6900
615-893-7570
615-893-5514
615-893-7570
615-459-5261
Sumner Gallatin
Hendersonville
Portland
Westmoreland
White House
Gallatin Dept. of Electricity
Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation
Nashville Electric Service
Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation
Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation
Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation
615-452-5152
615-452-3703
615-736-6900
615-325-4172
615-666-2111
615-672-7066
Williamson Brentwood
Franklin
Nashville Electric Service
Middle TN Electric Membership Corporation
615-736-6900
615-794-3561
Wilson Lebanon
Mt. Juliet
Middle TN Electric Membership Corporation
Middle TN Electric Membership Corporation
615-444-1323
615-754-1213

Natural Gas Providers


County City Provider For service
Davidson Nashville Nashville Gas Company 615-734-1793
Cheatham Ashland City Nashville Gas Company 615-734-1793
Kingston Springs Greater Dickson Gas Authority 615-441-2830
Dickson Dickson Greater Dickson Gas Authority 615-441-2830
Maury Columbia Atmos Energy 888-286-6700
Mt. Pleasant Mt. Pleasant Gas System 931-379-3240
Spring Hill Atmos Energy 888-286-6700
Montgomery Clarksville Clarksville Gas & Water Department 931-645-7400
Robertson Springfield Nashville Gas Company 615-734-1793
White House Nashville Gas Company 615-734-1793
Rutherford LaVergne Nashville Gas Company
Smyrna Gas
615-734-1793
615-355-5740
Murfreesboro Atmos Energy 888-286-6700
Smyrna Town of Smyrna 615-355-5740
Sumner Gallatin City of Gallatin Public Works 615-452-5400
Hendersonville Nashville Gas Company 615-734-1793
Portland Portland Natural Gas 615-325-6776
White House Nashville Gas Company 615-734-1793
Williamson Brentwood Nashville Gas Company 615-734-1793
Franklin Atmos Energy 888-286-6700
Wilson Lebanon Lebanon Gas Department 615-443-2835
Mt. Juliet Nashville Gas Company 615-734-1793

Water & Sewer


County City Provider Phone
Davidson Nashville Metro Water Services
Harpeth Valley Utilities District
615-862-4600
615-352-7076
Cheatham Ashland City Ashland City Water & Sewer Department
Harpeth Valley Utilities District
615-792-4211
615-352-7076
Dickson Dickson City of Dickson 615-441-4188
Maury Columbia
Mt. Pleasant
Spring Hill
Columbia Water System
Mt. Pleasant Water System
City of Spring Hill
931-388-2419
931-379-7717
931-486-2252
Montgomery Clarksville Clarksville Gas & Water Department 931-645-7400
Robertson Springfield Consolidated Utility District of Rutherford County 615-893-7225
Rutherford LaVergne
Murfreesboro
Smyrna
City of LaVergne Public Works
City of Murfreesboro
Town of Smyrna
615-793-9891
615-890-0862
615-355-5740
Sumner Gallatin
Hendersonville
Portland
White House
City of Gallatin
City of Hendersonville
City of Portland
Town of White House
615-451-5922
615-822-1016
615-325-6776
615-672-4110
Williamson Brentwood
Franklin
City of Brentwood
City of Franklin
Harpeth Valley Utilities District
615-371-0080
615-794-4572
615-352-7076
Wilson Lebanon
Mt. Juliet
City of Lebanon
West Wilson Utility District
615-444-6300
615-754-2552