Georgia Licensure Statement

In Georgia, a social worker can apply for licensure as a Licensed Master's Social Worker (LMSW) or a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). A copy of the rules Chapter 135, Requirements for Licensure (Chapter 135.5-.03 of the Rules - LMSW and Chapter 135.5-.04 of the Rules - LCSW) will assist you in determining the right license for your situation. You can obtain a copy for a nominal fee by calling or writing to the Composite Board or free of charge by going online to their web site. 


Contact info for the Board:

 

Georgia Professional Licensing Boards 
Composite Board - Social Work
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, Georgia 31217-3858

Phone Number: (478) 207-2440

Web Address: http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/43

 

Links

Georgia Composite Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists
http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/43

 

Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)
http://www.aswb.org

ASWB Exam Registration 
 

Note: Georgia candidates for licensure must have approval from the GA Composite Board before registering

with ASWB to take either the Masters or Clinical level exam.  Begin the licensure process by submitting the

required forms and fee to Georgia Composite Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers and Marriage

 

and Family Therapists.

      NASW-GA

National Association of Social Workers Georgia Chapter

  2300 Henderson Mill Road NE

  Suite 125

  Atlanta, Georgia  30345

Contact Us

National Member Services
Phone: 678-691-2112 
Fax:      678-691-2068     

admin.naswga@ socialworkers.org

Hours:  Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm 
 Phone:      800-742-4089
 Hours:   Mon-Fri 9a.m. - 9p.m. ET