The Georgia Environmental Protection Division continues to provide essential services during the COVID-19 pandemic, but many associates are working from home to protect public health and slow the spread of coronavirus.  Please leave a detailed voicemail or to help us ensure a prompt response send your inquiry via email to  If you need to report an environmental emergency, please call 1-800-241-4113.

The Governor has issued a Declaration of Public Health State of Emergency effective through Friday, June 12. While this Declaration is in place, visits to our offices are by appointment only. EPD associates are also available for telephone calls and virtual appointments. To set an appointment please email with your name, email, and phone number, and an associate will reach out to you. Thank you for your patience as we all work through this together.


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Response to Questions about COVID-19 Implications for EPD’s Compliance and Enforcement

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division has many forms available online, including permit applications, release notifications, and various reporting forms. If you know which documents you need, or if you need help determining those you may need, start by visiting the Forms and Permits page.