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Access the Workers’ Compensation Supervisor’s Manual

Employers have obligations if workers are injured on the job.

Apply for a Firearms License

Eligible Georgians can apply for a Weapons Carry License through probate court.

Apply for a Georgia Driver's License (Class C)

Georgians who are 18 and older may apply for a non-commercial driver’s license (Class C).

Apply for a Georgia Learner’s Permit (Class CP)

An instructional permit, also known as a learner’s permit, is for Georgia teens preparing to get their full driver’s license.

Apply for a Georgia Provisional Driver's License (Class D)

Once you meet certain requirements, you can apply for a provisional driver’s license at age 16.

Apply for a Homestead Exemption

A homestead exemption can give you tax breaks on what you pay in property taxes.

Apply for a Marriage License

You can apply for a marriage license from your county probate court.

Apply for a Name Change

Legally change your name by submitting a petition to a Superior Court.

Apply for a State Job in Georgia

Find available job and internship opportunities with Georgia state government.

Apply for Business Tax Incentives

Grow your Georgia business by taking advantage of state business tax incentives.

Apply for Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program (former Community Care Services Program [CCSP])

This waiver program provides in-home and community-based services as an alternative to a nursing home.

Apply for Medicaid

Medicaid provides access to free and low-cost medical care.

Apply for Service Options Using Resources in a Community Environment (SOURCE)

This waiver program provides in-home and community-based services as an alternative to a nursing home.

Apply for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)

SNAP benefits, also known as food stamps, provide any eligible citizen monthly funds to buy groceries. 

Apply for the Childcare and Parent Services (CAPS) Program

The Childcare and Parent Services (CAPS) program assists low-income families with the cost of childcare.

Apply for the Georgia Dream Homeownership Program

The Georgia Dream Homeownership Program provides affordable mortgage financing for eligible homebuyers.

Apply for the Housing Choice Voucher Program

The Housing Choice Voucher Program can help families find safe, affordable rentals.

Apply to the New Option Waiver Program (NOW) and Comprehensive Support Waiver Program (COMP)

These Medicaid waiver programs support eligible Georgians with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities

Buy Surplus Property

Government property that is no longer used is redistributed or sold.

Cancel a Vehicle Registration

Cancel your vehicle’s registration if it’s sold or no longer in use.

Change the Address on an Existing Georgia Driver’s License

If you are an existing Georgia driver and change your address within Georgia, you have 60 days to update your license.

Collect Child Support Payment

Child Support Services assists you to collect or pay child support.

Contact the Aging and Disability Network

Get information about services, programs, and benefits for older people and those with disabilities.

Contact Your State Legislators

Georgians who have a need, concern, or idea regarding state policy can contact their state legislators.

Enroll a Child in a Special Needs Program

Children with special needs and sensory impairments can enroll in educational programs.

Enroll a Child in Head Start

Head Start is a free education program for eligible children from birth to age 5.

Enroll in a Hunter Education Course

You must get a hunter education course certificate in order to get a hunting license.

Enroll in PeachCare for Kids

PeachCare for Kids is a comprehensive health care program for uninsured children living in Georgia.

Enroll in Pre-K

Georgia’s Pre-K is a free, state-funded program for four-year-olds.

Enroll in Public School

Enroll your child at a public school in your district.

Establish Power of Attorney

Authorize another person to make decisions on your behalf with power of attorney.

Expunge a Criminal Record

You can restrict public access to your criminal records.

File a DBA (Doing Business As)

File a DBA with your county’s Clerk of the Superior Court to do business under another name.

File a New Unemployment Insurance Claim

New unemployment insurance claims can be filed with the Georgia Department of Labor.

File a Workers’ Compensation Claim

If you are injured on the job, you can file a claim for benefits.

File an Unemployment Appeal

Georgia Department of Labor decisions can be appealed within 15 days.

File for Child Custody

File a petition to begin child custody proceedings.

File for Divorce

File for divorce with your county’s Clerk of the Superior Court.

File Individual State Income Taxes

People who have earned income in Georgia must file state income taxes.

File Small Business Taxes

Certain small businesses in Georgia are required to file state income taxes.

Find a Job in Georgia

Find job opportunities in your professional field across the state.

Find an Offender

Search for offenders using the Georgia Department of Corrections free online search tool.

Find Approved Business Tax Vendors

Before you select a business tax software vendor, make sure it’s one that is approved by the state.

Find Available Rental Housing

You can find safe, affordable rental housing through an online search tool.

Find Job Training

You can receive career training through the Georgia Department of Labor’s partner programs.

Georgia Gateway

Use Georgia Gateway to apply online for benefits.

Get a Peach Pass

Drivers using Peach Pass automatically pay Georgia Express Lanes tolls.

Get a Professional Certification or License

Your profession may require a license or certification to work in Georgia.

Get a Protective Order

Victims of violence can petition a judge for a protective order.

Get a U.S. Passport

You can apply for a U.S. passport by mail or in person.

Get an Exemption for Window Tinting

People with medical conditions can apply to tint their vehicle windows.

Get Home Insurance

Home insurance, also called homeowners insurance, offers protection for your home and property.

Get Required Health Records to Attend School

Certain immunizations and screenings are required to enroll in school.

Get the COVID-19 Vaccine

The COVID-19 vaccine is available to the public at no cost.

Hunting Season in Georgia

Hunting season is regulated by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.

Learn about School Performance

You can look up the performance of any Georgia public school online.

Learn About Status of Your Child Support Case

Child Support Services helps you collect or pay child support.

Locate a County Registrar's Office

Each county's Board of Registrar's Office oversees elections

Pay a Super Speeder Fine

The Super Speeder fine is an extra $200 added to speeding tickets.

Pay a Traffic Ticket

With traffic tickets, you can pay the fine and accept the penalty.

Pay Child Support

Child Support Services ensures that parents provide financial support to their children.

Pay Estimated Tax

Certain individuals are required to pay estimated tax.

Pay Property Taxes

Property taxes are paid annually in the county where the property is located.

Prepare for Traffic Violation Court Appearance

You can contest your traffic ticket in court.

Purchase Your Fishing or Hunting License

Wildlife Resources issues licenses for fishing and hunting.

Reapply for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)

SNAP benefits, also known as food stamps, must be renewed periodically.

Register a Boat

Qualifying watercraft vessels must be registered with the State of Georgia.

Register a Business with Georgia Department of Labor

Businesses that meet certain qualifications must pay unemployment insurance taxes.

Register a Business with Georgia Department of Revenue

Certain businesses must register and periodically file taxes.

Register a Limited Partnership with Georgia Secretary of State

A limited partnership (LP) is a business structure composed of general and limited partners.

Register a Vehicle

If you own or lease a vehicle in Georgia, you must register it with the state.

Register an LLC with Georgia Secretary of State

A limited liability company (LLC) is a business structure that offers limited personal liability on the part of the owner.

Register to Vote

Eligible Georgians can register to vote through the Secretary of State’s Office.

Registering a Corporation

A corporation is a type of business entity that has limited liability and is separate from its owners, the shareholders.

Renew a Corporation

You must file an annual registration for your corporation with the Secretary of State every year.

Renew a Georgia Driver's License

You must renew your driver’s license every 8 years. 

Renew a Limited Partnership (LP)

You must file an annual registration for your limited partnership (LP) with the Secretary of State every year.

Renew a Professional Certification or License

Your professional license or certification may have to be renewed regularly.

Renew an LLC

You must file an annual registration for your LLC with the Secretary of State every year.

Renew or Replace a Fishing License

You need a license to fish or hunt in Georgia.

Renew Vehicle Registration

You have to renew your vehicle’s registration each year.

Renew your Medicaid benefits

Medicaid benefits must be renewed at least once every 12 months.

Report Elder Abuse

If you suspect elder abuse, report it immediately to Adult Protective Services.

Request Immunization Records

Get a copy of your vaccination history from the Georgia Department of Public Health.

Request Individual State Income Tax Extension

Request an additional six months to file your Georgia income tax return.

Request Vital Records

Vital records include birth, death, marriage, and divorce records.

Research the Labor Market

Learn about Georgia’s economy, job market, businesses, and workforce.

Reserve a Business Name with Georgia Secretary of State

You can reserve a business name while you’re in the process of making your business official.

Reserve a Campsite

Visitors can book camping and lodging accommodations at certain Georgia state parks.

Run for Public Office

Running for public office requires following a number of key steps.

Search for an Existing Warrant

Contact the local sheriff’s office for information about existing warrants in that county.

Select a Business Structure

A business structure determines how your business is organized.

Sell a Motor Vehicle

Transfer ownership of your vehicle with the Certificate of Title.

Serve on a Jury

Courts may call on local residents to serve as jurors for a trial.

Tax Credits for Affordable Housing

Tax credits for landlords promote affordable rental housing for low-income tenants.

Transfer an Out-of-State License to Georgia

You must apply for a Georgia driver's license within 30 days of becoming a resident.

Use Ad Valorem Tax Calculator

This calculator can estimate the tax due when you buy a vehicle.

View a Sample Ballot

Registered voters get sample ballots by mail before an election.

Visit an Inmate

Make an appointment to visit an inmate at a corrections facility.

Vote by Absentee Ballot

Georgians registered to vote have the option to vote by mail.

Vote Early in Person

Registered voters in Georgia can vote in person before Election Day.

Vote in Person on Election Day

Registered voters in Georgia can cast their ballots in person on Election Day.

Vote in Runoff Elections

Runoff elections are held when no candidate wins the required majority of votes.

Where's My Refund?

You get a tax refund when you pay more taxes than you owe.

Write a Will

A will is a legal document that declares how property should be divided after a person dies.