How to Request Your Georgia Driving Records

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If you need to obtain your driving records in Georgia, you will have to pay a visit to the Georgia DDS in person or online. Your Driving History Report, also known as a Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) provides a history of all your violations, accidents and tickets issued over the past few years. It is very similar to a credit report and employers, attorneys or insurance companies may request your driving records for screening from the DDS for verification and legal purposes.

Types of Georgia Driving Records

The DDS offers two types of driving records provided in different forms. You are only allowed to request a 3-year or 7-year history. Here are two the types of you can get from the DDS:

  • Non-Certified MVR that can be viewed online. This report cannot be submitted to an employer, attorney or insurance company
  • Certified MVRs which cannot be viewed online. This report is printed and mailed to you. Certified copies are usually needed for insurance companies, attorneys and employers

How to Obtain Georgia Driving Records

To get access to Georgia driving records, please contact the Georgia DDS in person, by mail, or online and request a copy. During the process, you must provide the required documents and pay the cost associated with the option you select. A 3-year MVR is $6 while a 7-year MVR is $8.

How to Order Non-Certified copies Online:

  • Pay a visit to the Georgia DDS Driving History Report website page
  • Follow the instructions to purchase a viewable version of your MVR
  • You have up to 30 days to view the report online

How to Order Certified copies Online:

  • Pay a visit to the Georgia DDS Driving History Report website page
  • Follow the instructions to purchase a certified version of your MVR
  • It will be mailed to you within seven days

How to Order by Mail

  • Complete a Request for Motor Vehicle Report (Form DDS-18) for a 3-year or 7-year MVR
  • Mail the documents to:

Georgia Department of Driver Services

MVR Request

PO Box 80447

Conyers, GA 30013

How to Order a Copy for Yourself

You may order a copy for yourself in person and receive it immediately. Visit a nearby GA DDS and provide a completed Form DDS-18, Georgia driver’s license or another form of ID, and pay the application fee of $6 for a 3-year record or $8 for a 7-year record.