COVID-19 Updates

The statewide executive order for reviving a healthy Georgia is effective May 14, at 12 a.m. through May 31, at 11:59 p.m.   This order affects all Georgia residents and visitors.  Please read the executive orders below, as well as the guidance and the frequently asked questions in their entirety.

Download this pdf file.Reviving a Healthy Georgia - May 12, 2020

Download this pdf file.Renewal of Public Health State of Emergency - April 30, 2020

Download this pdf file.Reviving a Healthy Georgia - April 23, 2020

Download this pdf file.Providing Flexibility for Healthcare Practices, Moving Certain Business to Minimum Operations, & Providing for Emergency Responses - April 20, 2020

Download this pdf file.Renewal of Public Health State of Emergency  - April 8, 2020

Download this pdf file.Shelter in Place Executive Order – April 3, 2020

Download this pdf file.Amendment to Executive Order – April 3, 2020

Download this pdf file.Amendment to Executive Order #2 - April 3, 2020

Download this pdf file.DNR Administrative Order – April 3, 2020

Download this pdf file.Governor's Office Guidance and FAQs

Download this pdf file.Shelter in Place Fact Sheet

The Georgia Department of Public Safety (DPS) and other state law enforcement have been charged with enforcement of this order by Governor Kemp.  Georgia state troopers, motor carrier and Capitol police officers, as well as Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) law enforcement division and Georgia sheriff’s deputies are authorized to mandate the closure of any business, establishment, corporation, non-profit corporation, or organization not in compliance with this order for a period not to extend beyond the term of this order.

If you observe one of the above-mentioned entities is not complying with this executive order, please contact DPS Communications Centers, DNR Statewide Dispatch Center, of the Sheriff’s Office for the county in which you live.

NOTE: Regarding the shelter in place order, DPS Communications Centers will continue to operate as normal regarding traffic crashes, and agency-assists.  If there is a normal emergency, including health, domestic, criminal, fire, etc., please contact your city or county 911 call center.

DPS Communications Centers

DNR’s Statewide Dispatch Center can be contacted at (800) 241-4113.

DPS Communications Centers

Counties Served

Troop A

(770) 387-3701 or *GSP

Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Dade, Floyd, Gordon, Haralson, Murray, Pickens, Paulding, Polk, Walker, and Whitfield counties.

Troop B

(770) 535-6922 or *GSP

Banks, Barrow, Clarke, Dawson, Elbert, Habersham, Hall, Hart, Fannin, Franklin, Forsyth, Gilmer, Jackson, Lumpkin, Madison, Oconee, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union, and White counties.

Troop C

(404) 624-6077 or *GSP

Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton, and Gwinnett counties.

Troop D

(770) 254-7201 or *GSP

Bibb, Carroll, Coweta, Crawford, Douglas, Fayette, Harris, Heard, Henry, Lamar, Monroe, Muscogee, Pike, Spalding, Troup, Talbot, Taylor, and Upson counties.

Troop E

(706) 210-2050 or *GSP

Baldwin, Columbia, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Jasper, Jones, Lincoln, McDuffie, Morgan, Newton, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Richmond, Rockdale, Taliaferro, Walton, Warren, and Washington counties.

Troop F

(912) 688-6999 or *GSP

Appling, Bleckley, Bulloch, Burke, Candler, Dodge, Evans, Emanuel, Jeff Davis, Jefferson, Jenkins, Johnson, Laurens, Montgomery, Screven, Tattnall, Telfair, Toombs, Treutlen, Twiggs, Wheeler, and Wilkinson counties.

Troop G

(229) 931-7000 or *GSP

Baker, Calhoun, Chattahoochee, Clay, Colquitt, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Lee, Marion, Miller, Mitchell, Quitman, Randolph, Schley, Seminole, Stewart, Sumter, Terrell, Thomas, Webster, and Worth counties.

Troop H

(229) 386-3333 or *GSP

Atkinson, Ben Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Coffee, Cook, Crisp, Dooly, Echols, Houston, Irwin, Lanier, Lowndes, Macon, Peach, Pulaski, Tift, Turner, and Wilcox counties.

Troop I

(912) 261-3990 or *GSP

Bacon, Brantley, Bryan, Camden, Charlton, Chatham, Clinch, Effingham, Glynn, Jekyll Island, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Pierce, Ware, and Wayne counties.


Also, please visit the following websites for additional information and updates regarding COVID-19: 

DPS will continue to keep the motoring public abreast of any updates affecting you while driving on Georgia's roadways.  Review the documents below for more information.

National Emergency Declaration for Commercial Vehicles 


FMCSA Expanded Emergency Declaration