Georgia Intrastate Motor Carrier Registration (GIMC)
Note : The 2017 registration deadline for GIMC is December 31, 2016. Application fee per vehicle
will be $25.00 after the deadline.
The Georgia Intrastate Motor Carrier (GIMC) Registration Program is a process for commercial carriers, brokers,
freight forwarders, and leasing companies to register its companies with the Georgia Department of Public Safety
(DPS). The GIMC Registration is required by law but is only applicable to those motor carriers operating certain
motor vehicles in Intrastate Commerce (Georgia only). Motor carriers who operate its vehicles in Interstate
Commerce (from state to state) must register under the Unified Carrier Registration (UCR).
Motor carriers have the following options for submitting applications for GIMC registration: Online, mail, e-mail, fax or at our
facility (with appointment) at 959 E. Confederate Avenue, S.E., Atlanta, GA 30316. (404) 624-7247.
To apply for your GIMC Registration online, click here.
To renew existing Registration click here.
To view/update existing Registration click here.
For registration applications, supporting documentation, and further information, click here.
GIMC Required Training
Department of Public Safety (DPS) provides educational training that
meets educational requirements set forth
by the Commissioner. Click here
Georgia Motor Trucking Association (GMTA) also provides similar training that meets the requirements. Fees may be
applicable. For further information click here
If you have questions, contact:
Georgia Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 1456
Atlanta, Georgia 30371-1456
Phone: (844) 238-8097 (toll free) or (404) 624-7247
Fax: (404) 624-7248
Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Program
The federally mandated Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Program requires individuals and companies
that operate private or for-hire commercial motor vehicles in Interstate or International Commerce
register its business with the Georgia Department of Public Safety (DPS). Additionally, in accordance
with state and federal law, brokers, freight forwarders and leasing companies are also required to
register under the UCR Program. The following carriers are required to file under the UCR Program:
Motor carriers providing commercial motor vehicle transportation in interstate commerce for
Motor private carriers transporting property by motor vehicle when the motor carrier is the
owner or lessee of the property being transported, and the property is being transported for sale,
lease or rent or to further a commercial enterprise.
Brokers, Freight Forwarders or Leasing Companies.
Motor carriers have the following options for submitting applications for UCR registration: Online, mail, e-mail, fax or at
our facility (with appointment) at 959 E. Confederate Avenue, S.E., Atlanta, GA 30316. (404) 624-7247.
To register or renew your Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) online, please go to the following
For registration options, applications, and further information, click here.