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Paid Solicitor Renewal
RENEWAL OF REGISTRATION – Every registration for Paid Solicitor shall expire on December 31 of each year.
The registration of a Paid Solicitor must be renewed each year by the by filing the Renewal Form, a renewal fee of $100.00 and if applicable, a current bond and financial statement. [O.C.G.A. 43-17-3]. Upon submission, the Division will review the information and will contact your organization if additional information is required. Please send your required documents and fee to:
Securities and Charities Division
Office of Georgia Secretary of State Brian P. Kemp
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, S.E.
Suite 317, West Tower
Atlanta, Georgia 30334
1. Renewal Fee
The renewal fee is $100.00. The payment must be made by check or money order, payable to Georgia Secretary of State.
2. Renewal Form
Please complete and submit a fully completed renewal form. The Division will send the renewal form to active registrants approximately forty five (45) days prior to your organization’s renewal date.
3. Bond Requirement – if Applicable
Paid solicitors which have physical possession or legal control over any contributions that it collects must attach to the paid solicitor application a $10,000.00 surety bond payable to the State of Georgia.
4. Financial Statements – if Applicable
PLEASE NOTE: If the renewal documentation and fee are not filed with the Division on or before December 31, the registration will expire.
If the paid solicitor will have physical possession or legal control over any contributions collected by it in or from this state on behalf of any charitable organization, the applicant shall attach to the application for registration as a paid solicitor a financial statement for the fiscal year of the applicant which ended within one year prior to the date of filing unless the fiscal year of the applicant has ended within ninety (90) days prior to the date of filing, in which case the financial statement may be dated as of the end of the fiscal year preceding such last fiscal year.