Fees & Costs

Type of Charge
Application Fee
Renewal Fee (Every 5 Years)
Replacement Fee $6

Application Fees

Personal checks, cash, certified checks or money orders are accepted. A fee of $74.75, payable to Carroll County Probate Court. This fee covers the:
  • $30 application fee
  • $5 charge for fingerprinting and local records check at the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office
  • $38.75 charge by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Federal Bureau of Investigation for a complete criminal records history
  • $1  mailing fee

Renewal Fees

A renewal application must be completed every 5 years for a fee of $35. If there has been more than 30 days lapsed after the expiration date, it will treated as a new application that requires fingerprints.

Lost or Stolen Licenses

A lost or stolen license may be replaced upon payment of a fee of $6. The prior license will be reported to the Carroll County Sheriff's Office.


There is no refund of any part of the application and other fees once the application is filed and the process has begun.