Georgia DMV Change of Address

Moving somewhere in Georgia? Before you cruise around the new neighborhood, add updating the Georgia DMV change of address form to your moving to-do list. In some states, you have less than 30 days to update your driving records and/or vehicle registration with the Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV), so now’s the time to act!

But don’t worry — we’ve got your back. We’ve compiled everything you need to know about updating your driving records with your new residential or mailing address. You’ll be able to head out with the car keys from the day you officially call Georgia home.

Where are you moving?

GEORGIA DRIVER’S LICENSE CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to notify the State of Georgia?

Yes.

Will filling out an official U.S. Postal Service Change of Address Form update my driver’s license records?

No.

Will the State of Georgia issue me a new driver’s license or ID card?

Yes.

Where can I complete my driver’s license change of address?

You’re in luck! You can easily complete your Georgia DMV change of address online through the state’s Change of Address Service website.

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

When do I need to complete my driver’s license change of address?

Act fast — you’ll need to report your Georgia DMV change of address within 60 days of your move.

GEORGIA VEHICLE REGISTRATION CHANGE OF ADDRESS INFORMATION

Do I need to notify the State of Georgia?

Yes.

Will filling out an official U.S. Postal Service Change of Address Form update my vehicle registration records?

No.

Where can I complete my vehicle registration change of address?

You can change the address on your vehicle registration card or title with the Georgia Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) by mail or in person at your local Georgia County Tag office. Unfortunately, services are not available online.

What will I need?

What will I need when I notify the DMV?

When do I need to complete my vehicle registration change of address?

Don’t sit on it — you’ll need to report your change of address within 30 days of your move.

GEORGIA DRIVER’S LICENSE CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to get a new driver’s license?

Yes.

Where can I get a new driver’s license?

We hate to say it, but you’ll need to visit the Georgia Department of Driver Services. Unfortunately, services are not available online.

What will I need?

When do I need to get a new driver’s license?

Act fast — you’ll need to obtain a Georgia driver’s license within 30 days of becoming a resident.

Do I need to take a driving test?

Nope. Save your real driving skills for the road. You will, however, have to pass a vision exam.

Is there a fee?

Ah, the age-old question. Costs vary. Visit the fees page for more information.

GEORGIA VEHICLE REGISTRATION CHANGE OF ADDRESS INFORMATION

Do I need to register my vehicle?

Yes.

Where can I register my vehicle?

You’ll need to visit the Georgia Department of Driver Services in person. Sorry to say, but services are not available online.

What will I need?

When do I need to register my vehicle?

Don’t sit on it — you’ll need to register your vehicle within 30 days of becoming a resident.

Is there a fee?

We don’t fault you for asking. Visit the fees page for more information.

Is an emission test required?

Yes. Visit Georgia’s Clean Air Force website for more information.

Is proof of liability insurance required?

Yes. Visit Georgia’s Liability Insurance Policy page for more information.

GEORGIA DRIVER’S LICENSE CHANGE OF ADDRESS

Do I need to notify the State of Georgia?

No. When you receive a license from your new state, Georgia will automatically cancel your driver’s license.

GEORGIA VEHICLE REGISTRATION CHANGE OF ADDRESS INFORMATION

Do I need to notify the State of Georgia?

No.

Will filling out an official U.S. Postal Service Change of Address Form update my vehicle registration records?

No.

Do I need to return my license plates?

No. Go ahead and save them for the grandkids.

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Contact Information

Georgia Department of Driver Services

1-404-968-3800
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