Grady County Courthouse
250 N. Broad Street
Suite 1
Cairo, GA 31728
Tel: 229-377-4621
Court Website: Click Here

Court Information: Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. except holidays

Probate Court offices are located on the first floor of the Grady County Courthouse in the first door on the right when entering through the south entrance.

A $24.00 MONEY ORDER or CASHIER’S CHECK made payable to the G.B.I. (This fee is to pay for the background check. The G.B.I. will only accept a money order or cashier’s check.)
Fifteen dollars ($15.00) for Probate Court Fee. This may be either cash, money order or personal check.

Fingerprinting may be done at the Grady County Sheriff’s Office, located at 115 16th Avenue, N.E., Cairo, GA. The Sheriff’s hours for printing are 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Fingerprinting will be done at the Cairo Police Department, located at 4 South Broad Street, Cairo, GA. The Police Department’s hours for printing are 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

First time applications usually take six (6) to eight (8) weeks. Please wait at least six (6) weeks before calling to check on your permit.

Analysis of the user submitted processes Website says the fee for lost/stolen license is $9, the law allows a $5 fee


User Reported Processes


New ApplicationSubmitted: Dec. 11, 2012
Total Time Taken: Info not submittedTotal Payment: located in the Historical Courthouse, The office i


$70.25 cash or check only at probate office,$5 finger print fee at police office 1;30-4pm ,no longer done at sherriff's office


ss number required at police dept

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