License Certification - Allied Professions & ResidencyPermit - Fee: $25.00
License Certification - Full Physicians License - Fee: $50.00
All requests for Certification of License to other state boards must be in writing and be accompanied by a check or money order in the amount above per certification needed, made payable to the Georgia Composite Medical Board (or GCMB). Requests for certification of licensure that arrive without proper payment will be returned to you via regular U.S. Mail delivery.
We will process your order within 3 business days of receipt of your payment, and we will mail it via regular U.S. Mail delivery to the recipient you specified. Therefore, please allow at least 10 business days from the time you send your request to us. Mail your request and payment to:
Georgia Composite Medical Board
Attn: Certification Dept.
2 Peachtree Street, N.W., 36th Floor
Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3465
TEL: (404) 463-8900
Online Verifcation for Expedited requests
The Board has contracted with VeriDoc to make requests for certification of Physicians, Physician Assistants, and Residency Permit licenses’ more convenient and virtually instantaneous. To obtain certification of your Georgia license, go to Veridoc.org and order your certification of licensure on their secure site using your credit card any time, day or night. If you have any problems with the online certification process, call VeriDoc support at (701) 319-6500 or e-mail them at firstname.lastname@example.org.
'Allied Professions' include the following professions:
Physician Assistants ◊ Respiratory Care Professionals ◊ Residency Training permit holders ◊ Acupuncturists ◊ Auricular Detox Technicians ◊ Clinical Perfusionist ◊ Orthotists/Prosthetists
In emergency situations only, the License Certification Unit will overnight your Certification of Licensure only if you include with your request, a pre-addressed and a pre-paid air bill with envelope or a pre-addressed and a pre-paid U.S. Postal Service Express Mail with envelope. We cannot overnight your request if you do not pay for this service.
If you require confirmation that your certification has been sent, you must send us a self-addressed, stamped postcard. We will notify you, via your postcard, of the date your request was mailed.
VERIFICATION REQUESTS: If you DO NOT need a certification of your license history and activity with the Board, (as is required by other state boards), and only need verification of your current license status, please click here to go to our search engine to verify your license status online.