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Beware of Text Message License Suspension Scam

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All DDS Customer Service Centers will be closed on Saturday October 8, 2022

Centers will reopen Tuesday October 11, 2022. Please plan accordingly.

Most services can be completed online by using our Online Services or the DDS 2 GO Mobile App.

Commercial License

CDL License

A Commercial Driver's License (CDL), is required if you plan to operate certain specialized types of vehicles such as buses, heavy oversized vehicles, or vehicles that carries multiple passengers.

New Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT)

 

Note: Beginning February 7, 2022, ALL entry-level drivers will be subject to the requirements in the FMCSA Entry-Level Driver Training (ELDT) regulations. This includes drivers applying for a Class A or B for the first time, upgrading an existing CDL to a higher class, or adding a new School Bus, Passenger, or Hazmat Endorsement.

Federal Ban on Texting

Commercial truck drivers and bus drivers (operators of vehicles transporting at least eight passengers) are banned from texting. Violators face penalties up to $2,750.

Lifetime Disqualification for Human Trafficking

GA Dept. of Driver Services (DDS) Implements New CDL Disqualification for Human Trafficking

Human Trafficking Awareness Training

The Human Trafficking Awareness Training Video is brought to you by the Georgia Department of Administrative Services (DOAS) Human Resources Administration (HRA).  For more information, visit the HRA Human Trafficking Awareness website.