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Online Application for New Graduates

Graduates of Georgia nursing education programs may view detailed instructions regarding the online application process and access the online application for licensure by examination by clicking here.

New Call Center For Georgia Board of Nursing

Effective July 1, 2015, the Professional Licensing Boards Division of the Office of Secretary of State has dedicated five call center agents to the Georgia Board of Nursing.  To speak with a call center agent regarding the Board of Nursing, please dial (478) 207-2440 and press Option One.

Continuing Competency Requirements

Are you a registered nurse whose license expires January 31, 2016?  Have you completed one of the required continuing competency options required by Georgia law?  Detailed information regarding the continuing competency requirements for registered nurses and licensed practical nurses is available here.

If you have reviewed the continuing competency requirements and still have questions take time to review the frequently asked questions available here.

Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Report

At its July 15-17, 2015 meeting, the Board reviewed its FY2015 Annual Report.  The report contains information regarding board members, committees, licensure, discipline and education.  The information is now available as a resource on this site.  To download a copy of the report, click here.


E-Notify is now available in Georgia!  Nursys E-Notify is a free and innovative nurse licensure notification system that allows you to receive real-time email notifications about nurses that you employ.  The system provides publicly available discipline data directly to you automatically as the data is entered into the Nursys database without you needing to proactively seek the information.  Click here for more information!

Seeking Qualified Applicants

The Georgia Board of Nursing is currently seeking qualified applicants for several positions.  For more information about each position please click on the links below:

Nursing Education Consultant

The Georgian Nurse

The Georgia Board of Nursing is pleased to announce the publication of a quarterly magazine for nurses in Georgia.  The Georgian Nurse is published by the Board and provides information regarding education, licensure, practice and discipline issues.  Copies of The Georgian Nurse are mailed to every healthcare facility in Georgia and electronic copies are emailed to every licensee with an active email address on file with the Board.  To view the most recent edition of The Georgian Nurse click here.


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