Customers can now check wait times on at any of the state's license renewal centers, including the location in Lawrenceville, Ga.
Monday, November 19, 2012
The Georgia Department of Driver Services has launched an online tool to help people deal with potentially long wait times. Customers can now check the average wait times online before visiting any of the state's 64 customer service licensing centers, according to a DDS news release. -- What conditions have you experienced with license renewal? Share your stories in the comments below. On the Wait Time Information page, customers will find the average expected wait time legend, according to the release. It utilizes green, yellow and red colors and symbols to rate the days of the week and hours for receiving service. The graph lists the center's hours of operation by days of the week and displays the color codes. Wait times for nearby …
To be fully compliant with the Federal Real ID Act of 2005, the State of Georgia is implementing new requirements when renewing or applying for a driver's license on July 1.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Beginning July 1, 2012, the Georgia Department of Driver Services will require additional documentation when applying for or renewing your driver's license or applying for an ID card. It's all part of a national security plan to improve the security of Georgia's DL and ID cards and to be fully compliant with the Federal Real ID Act of 2005. "We all had to go through this process when we first applied for a driver's license," said Susan Sports, communications director for the Georgia DDS. Providing the required documents will only be necessary this one time, she said. The only visible difference from the current DL/ID is that a gold star will be printed on the top right corner of the Secure DL and IDs. The new licensing process also is …