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GDA LicensingOn May 1, 2013, the Georgia Department of Agriculture consolidated the issuing of licenses into a single Division to better serve our customers. The licensing team includes a Division Director, IT Specialist, and seven licensing coordinators that represent all of the Department’s Operation Divisions (Animal Industry, Food Safety, Marketing, Plant Industry and Fuel & Measures).

The mission of the Georgia Department of Agriculture’s Licensing Division is to provide exceptional customer service using available technology to issue and renew licenses, certifications & registrations expeditiously.

The vision of the Licensing Division is to provide a transparent and efficient methodology enabling our customers to easily engage the Georgia Department of Agriculture by fulfilling our customer’s business needs.

Please notify us if you have previously submitted an affidavit and one acceptable document for any other license or GATE card issued by the Georgia Department of Agriculture. This will allow us to search our databases and upload the required documentation for your new license and enable a better customer service experience. For assistance, call the Customer Service Center at 855-4-AG-LICENSE (855-424-5423).


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