Georgia Licensing Overview for a Carpenter

Licensing for a carpenter in Georgia is controlled by the Georgia Secretary of State.

General Guidelines for a Carpenter in Georgia

Specific requirements to perform carpenter services can generally be used as a guideline, but be sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?


General requirements for carpenter license required?

Those who perform jobs in rough carpentry or finish carpentry fall under the category of specialty trades in Georgia. These specialty trades do not require a state Residential and General Contractor license.

What’s the state licensing site for carpenter?

Georgia Secretary of State

What are some training programs available for carpenter?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.