Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division


The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division conserves, enhances and promotes the state's wildlife resources, including animals, fish and protected plants.



2067 US Highway 278 SE
Social Circle, GA 30025

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Open now
  • Sunday:   closed
  • Monday - Friday:   8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday:   closed
All in Eastern Time Zone


Main Number:
Toll Free:
Game Management:
Fisheries Management:
Law Enforcement:
Wildlife Conservation:
Game Check Assistance:
Ranger Hotline:

Services provided

  • Purchase Your Fishing or Hunting License

    Wildlife Resources issues licenses for fishing and hunting.

  • Renew or Replace a Fishing License

    You need a license to fish or hunt in Georgia.