Replacements FAQs

  • 1.I lost my Georgia driver's license/ ID and I don't want my identity to be stolen. How can I get a new license number?

    You can obtain a new driver's license number/ ID number by bringing a copy of the police report which clearly states that your driver's license or ID was stolen or compromised. If your license or ID was stolen, we recommend the following precautions: Monitor your banking and credit cards. Watch for any indication that anyone is using your personal information. Monitor your personal information by regularly requesting a credit report. You may also wish to place a fraud alert on your credit file. Driver's License Fraud.

    See the Fees and Terms page for more information on License/ID/Permit card fees and terms.

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  • 2. How can I replace my lost or stolen driver's license/ ID?

    You may apply for a replacement driver's license or ID at any CSC location or you may be able to replace your license online by using License/ID Replacement.

    When visiting a center, view Lost or Stolen License or ID Card for a list of items to bring.

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  • 3. How long does it take for the new license to arrive ?

    You should receive your permanent DL/ID card within 14 days of receiving your temporary. However, please contact us if you have not received it after 30 days at 678-413-8400.

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  • 4. How do I change my class C license from under 21 format to over 21 format.

    You can upgrade your license online by selecting a Class D to C Upgrade. You will be eligible for a $5.00 discount using online services.   

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