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Licensing

Secretary Raffensperger focuses on getting Georgians to work. He makes licensing as easy as possible and always works to improve the process.

ALERT

New Processing Fee - Effective March 15, 2022 
A processing fee will be added to any application or document request. This includes any application, pocket card request, or wall certificate request. 

Online: The online processing fee is $5.00 | By Mail: If you are mailing in the request with a check, the processing fee is $10.00

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Resources

Licensing Board Events

  • Master and Journeyman Plumbers Board Meeting
    May 18, 2022
    Via Teleconference
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  • Optometry Board Meeting
    May 18, 2022
    Via Teleconference
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  • Licensed Professional Counselors - Professional Standards Rule Committee Meeting
    May 19, 2022
    Licensed Professional Counselors - Professional Standards Rule Committee Meeting
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  • GEORGIA ATHLETIC AND ENTERTAINMENT COMMISSION
    May 19, 2022
    Secretary of State's Conference Room, 2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive; Suite 816 West Tower
    Atlanta, GA 30334
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  • Massage Therapy Investigative Committee Meeting
    May 20, 2022
    Massage Therapy Investigative Committee Meeting. CLOSED SESSION
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  • Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission
    May 21, 2022
    Pink Pony, 1837 Corporate Blvd NE
    Atlanta, GA 30329
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  • Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission
    May 21, 2022
    Buckhead Fight Club, 3293 Buford Hwy NE, Ste 500
    Atlanta, GA 30329
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  • Speech Language Pathology and Audiology Board Rule Committee Meeting
    May 23, 2022
    Via Teleconference
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Renew Your License

Check out the comprehensive list of expirations dates to ensure you renew your license on time.

Review Expiration Dates

Videos

  • PLB 2021

How to Guides

  • See all Cosmetology Licensing How-To guides
  • See all Nursing Licensing How-To guides
  • See all Social Work Licensing How-To guides

News & Announcements

Contact the Licensing Division

Address

237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, Georgia 31217-3858

Service Hours

Mon - Fri, 8am - 5pm