New Georgia Residents
Welcome to Georgia and Columbia County! The links below list some basic requirements to assist you in the Georgia registration of your vehicle.
To register your vehicle in Georgia your current vehicle’s title (out-of-state or out-of-country) must be transferred to a Georgia title. The links below will provide the requirements for an out-of-state and/or out-of-country title transfer.
Proof of Insurance
All vehicles registered in Georgia must be covered with a Georgia insurance policy. The insurance coverage must be electronically transmitted into the Georgia Electronic Insurance Compliance System (GEICS).
A 30-day binder may be submitted with an effective date of less than 30-days for new insurance policies as proof of Georgia liability insurance. The link below will provide additional information on insurance requirements.
The link below provides additional information on your motor vehicle registration.
For additional information visit the Motor Vehicle Registration section of the website or call the Motor Vehicle Office between the hours of 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays).
The telephone number is (706) 868-6884.