Commercial License

CDL License

CDL List

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.


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.

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

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.

CDL Hazmat Drivers FAQ's

To get your hazardous material endorsement, please visit the TSA Hazmat Endorsement page.

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.

CDL License Status

The DDS 2 GO App allows you to keep track of your CDL status, view points, and more while on the go. 

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