New Georgia Residents

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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.

Georgia Title Information

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.

Out-of-State Title Transfer

Imported Vehicles – Out-of-Country Title Transfers

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.

Georgia Insurance Requirements

Registration Renewals

The link below provides additional information on your motor vehicle registration.

General Registration Information

Georgia Vehicle Registration Information

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. – 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays).

The telephone number is (706) 868-6884.

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