Department of Driver Services Begins Mobile Licensing Tours and Center Reservations For Photo Identification Card Issuance


The Department of Driver Services (DDS) will soon begin two initiatives in efforts to provide Georgia Identification Cards and Georgia Identification Cards for Voting Purposes in an efficient and convenient manner.


The mobile licensing GLOW (Georgia Licensing On Wheels) bus will begin its' statewide travel beginning Tuesday, September 6th in Augusta, Richmond County. The bus will be located at the Augusta Richmond Civic Center, 601 7th Street, Augusta, Georgia, 30901, on Tuesday September 6 and Wednesday September 7th from 9:00am until 3:00pm. The bus has the capability to issue 200 identification cards each day. The bus will not be providing any other licensing services other than Georgia Identification Cards.

The GLOW Bus will be in Burke County on Thursday, September 8th from 9:00am until 3:00pm – Burke County Office Park, 715 West 6th Street, Waynesboro, Georgia.

A complete statewide schedule will be released as locations are confirmed.


Georgia Identification Cards are $20.00 for a five year or $35.00 for a ten year card. Those that are indigent may request a free ID Card for voting purposes otherwise, the cost is $5.00. Documentation is required from each applicant to verify personal identity, Georgia residency and citizenship. For most this is satisfied with an original birth certificate plus a rental agreement or bank statement. For a complete list of acceptable documents click here.


The DDS began today scheduling group appointments for churches, clubs and civic organizations that need assistance obtaining photo identification. Reservations can be made to visit specific driver’s license Customer Service Centers throughout the state. This ensures that groups can be issued Georgia Identification Cards or Georgia Identification Cards for Voting Purposes at a customer service center in an efficient and convenient manner. Organizations may call the Contact Center at (678) 413- 8649 to schedule group reservations.

Appointments can not be made for individuals, however, ID Cards are issued Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00am until 5:00pm at the 54 driver's license centers throughout the state.

View the GLOW Bus Schedule