Change Name on Title

To change your name on your Georgia Title please;

  1. Update your Georgia driver's license or identification card with the Department of Driver Services.
  2. You should change the name on your Georgia title at your local Tag Office.
Apply in Person, you will need the following:
  • Current Georgia Title
  • Your valid Georgia driver's license or identification card
  • Certified copy of a court document authorizing the name change:
    • divorce decree
    • marriage certificate, or
    • court order
Apply by Mail, you will need the following:
  • Properly completed Form MV-1 Title/Tag Application
  • Current Georgia Title
  • Copy of your Georgia driver's license or identification card.
  • A certified copy of a court document authorizing the name change:
    • divorce decree
    • marriage certificate, or
    • court order
  • If a lien or security interest has been paid:
    • The Title should be released in the spaces provided
    • Satisfied or paid lien or security information omitted from the title application.