Tobacco Permits

  • Tobacco permits are registered by representatives (sales or promotional) and must be associated with an existing Georgia licensed Manufacturer, Wholesaler/Distributor, or Importer.
  • Tobacco permits allow the individual to represent tobacco products/ brands in the State of Georgia.
  • Tobacco permits are not transferrable from one Georgia licensed Manufacturer, Wholesaler/Distributor, or Importer to another.
  • Permits registered to a Georgia Manufacturer or Importer requires a $10 payment and renewal each year.
  • Permits registered to a Georgia Wholesale/Distributor does not require a payment or renewal.

Required Documents

How to Apply

  • Go to Georgia Tax Center (login not required)
  • Click "Individual" (towards the bottom of the page)
  • Click “Register a New Permit Account”
  • Under submit your request, click on the green arrow to "Register a new permit account"
  • Complete all steps and required fields, submit and receive a confirmation number

Helpful Tips

  • The required alcohol license number is your business’s/employer’s license number. (Be sure to include all 0’s so the license number is 7 digits)
  • You should receive a confirmation number for each submission
  • For payments made by credit card, you will receive a link from ACI Payments, Inc. Click on the link from the email and make the payment
  • (Emails are sent to the email address provided during online registration)
  • For payments made by ACH debit, enter the account number and routing number for the desired bank account


Tobacco Manufacturer License Fees