Open Records

 Please read below before submitting an Open Records Request:   

  • Georgia’s Open Records Act can be found at OCGA 50-18-70 et seq.
  • For customer protection and privacy, Motor Vehicle Records (MVRs), and the information contained therein, are not subject to release under the Open Records Act.  See O.C.G.A. § 40-5-2 (b).
    • Instructions for requesting an MVR:
      • For Individuals or Persons/Entities Authorized by the Subject Individual
        • Please visit MVR for more information. 
      • For Attorneys/Law Offices, Public Officials, and Persons/Entities Not Authorized by the Subject Individual
        • A subpoena or court order would need to be served to DDS Legal- 2201 Eastview Parkway Conyers, GA 30013 with the applicable fee.
        • If you are requesting records in addition to or in place of the motor vehicle report, please ensure your subpoena or court order includes a specific list of the documents needed and await receipt of an invoice. Records will not be released until payment is made.
        • Note: Fees are waived for state and federal entities.
  • To request copies of your own records previously submitted to DDS or information about your own records (not an MVR)
    • Please visit one of our Customer Service Centers; or 

    • Mail a signed request for the records and a business-sized self-addressed stamped envelope to:

      • Georgia Department of Driver Services
        Customer Service, Licensing and Records Division
        Post Office Box 80447
        Conyers, Georgia 30013
  • For customer service assistance, please visit our Contact Us page. 
  • For frequently requested DDS License services, please visit our License Services page.
  • For information related to tag, title, and insurance, please contact the Georgia Department of Revenue.

Contact Open Records:

Email: DDSopenrecords@dds.ga.gov