If you need to renew your ID card, please see our Identification Cards in Georgia page.The Georgia DDS offers: Both short-term and long-term GA driver licenses follow the same renewal processes, but their fees vary.Please see the “Fees to Renew Your Driver's License in GA" section below.Before you renew, determine the status of your license and follow the appropriate steps below.
If you lost your document, renewed or ordered a new one recently and have not received it in the mail yet, you will need to wait for it to arrive before you can create a My DMV account.
To change your email address, use the email reminders service.
To update a legal change of name on DMV records, bring these items to DMV office a completed Application for Permit, Driver License or Non-Driver ID Card (MV-44)your current license, permit or non-driver ID, or at least 6 points of proof of identity and original or a certified copy of your US marriage certificate, US divorce documents or other court papers for a change of name issued in the US 1Print this checklist When you change your name on your driver license, permit or non-driver ID, you must update your photo.
On this page you'll find information on renewing your driver's license online, in person, and by mail.
If you are renewing a commercial drivers license in Georgia, please see our Renewing Your CDL in Georgia page.
We may be able to correct it without you coming to a DMV office. Check the mailing status your current title or other acceptable proof of ownership a completed Vehicle Registration/Title Application (MV-82) your current license, permit or non-driver ID, or at least 6 points of proof of identity and proof of date of birth original or a certified copy of your US marriage certificate, US divorce documents or other court papers for a change of name issued in the US 4Print this checklist For quicker service, make a reservation online before visiting offices in New York City, Westchester, Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland, Onondaga or Albany Counties. There are special instructions to change the name on a title after lease buyout.