Georgia Department of Natural Resources License
To legally use your license, you must follow these instructions:
1 – Sign your license. Licenses are not valid until signed.
2 – Carry this license with you while participating in the activity covered by
the license and display it to a law enforcement officer upon request. You are strongly encouraged to carry photo identification
in addition to your license, as law enforcement officers may require additional identification during routine license checks.
O.C.G.A. 16-10-20: “A person who knowingly and willingly makes a false, fictitious or fraudulent statement…in any matter
within the jurisdiction of any department of agency of the state government… shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a
fine of not more than $1000 or by imprisonment for not less than one nor more than five years, or both.”
(a) It shall be unlawful for any person who is required to have on his person any license, permit, or stamp issued under this title
to refuse the inspection of such license, permit, or stamp upon demand by a conservation ranger or deputy conservation ranger.
It shall also be unlawful for any such person, upon demand by a conservation ranger or deputy conservation ranger, to refuse to
provide a driver's license or equally reliable identification of such person and his current residence.
(b) It shall be unlawful for any person to make any false statement as to any fact which is required as a prerequisite to the
issuance of a license or permit; and any license or permit obtained in violation of this Code section is void. Any license agent
may require the applicant for a license or permit to show proof of any statement or facts required for issuance of any license or
(c) It shall be unlawful for any person to counterfeit, change, or alter or to attempt to counterfeit, change, or alter any license
or permit issued pursuant to this title. It shall be unlawful for any person, other than a license agent or auth