Mandatory Electronic IRP Registration
Per O.C.G.A. §§ 40-2-88 and 40-2-88.1, effective January 1, 2018, applicants for commercial vehicle registration or renewal of registration under the International Registration Plan (IRP) will be required to submit applications electronically per IRP Registration Instructions.
Notice to Service Providers: Per O.C.G.A. §§ 40-2-25, 40-2-88, 48-9-33, Ga. Comp. Rules & Reg. R. 560-10-28-.01, 560-10-28-.02, and 560-10-28-.03, effective January 1, 2015, Service Providers must be bonded and registered as Service Providers with the Department of Revenue to request to request administration of a new or existing IRP Account. For Service Provider Requirements and Instructions, visit IRP Service Providers.
Notice to County Tag Offices: What is required of the County Tag Office due to O.C.G.A. §§ 40-2-88 and 40-2-88.1?
- County Tag Offices should process titles for vehicles registering under IRP using Form T-146 IRP Exemption to Title Ad Valorem Tax Application to exempt applicants from paying TAVT. Once vehicles are registered under IRP, they will be assessed Alternative Ad Valorem Tax (AAVT), which is distributed annually to the County.
- County Tag Offices may not handle IRP registrations or function as a service provider.
- Once the title application is complete, the County Tag Office should refer customers to the Georgia Trucking Portal to complete IRP registrations electronically per IRP Registration Instructions.