Georgia Department of Agriculture

Private Pesticide Applicator

The Georgia Pesticide Use and Application Act requires any individual to obtain a Private Pesticide Applicator license if they wish to purchase and use or supervise the use of a restricted use pesticide on their property or the property of their employer to produce an agricultural, horticultural, or forestry commodity. Visit to register for the Private Applicator Training Program, access the application, and for additional information.

Private Pesticide Applicator Information:

 Frequently Asked Questions

Private Pesticide Applicator Registration & Application

Affidavit Blank Form

Affidavit Instructions


Georgia Pesticide Use and Application Act of 1976
Rules of Georgia Pesticide Use and Application Act of 1976

Search Here

Please select from the following options to search for license expiration dates and credit hour status. These links will take you to a page on Kelly Registrations, a private company that maintains a search program not controlled or manage by the Georgia Department of Agriculture. The GDA does furnish data to Kelly Solutions as a member of the public community but assumes no liability and makes no warranties regarding the use of such site or program.

Search by Applicator Last Name

Search by Certified Applicator Number

Search by Category

Other Helpful Information:

Georgia Pest Control Handbook
EPA Registered Pesticides
Georgia Commercial Pesticide Exam Registration and Study Materials
Pesticide Safety Training Materials Order Blank
UGA Extension Publication Store

If you have questions or find erroneous data, please notify the Department by email at or call (404)-656-4958 or mail to:

Georgia Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Inputs - Pesticide Section
19 M.L.K. Jr. Drive, Room 410
Atlanta, GA 30334

Site Map | Printable View | Copyright © 2022 Georgia Department of Agriculture.