We provide leadership, service, and education to protect and conserve Georgia’s forest resources.

e.g. outdoor burn, burn permits, tree seedlings, office locations, jobs

Apply Today for the Georgia Releaf Program

The Georgia ReLeaf program makes funding available for tree planting and giveaway projects that contribute to tree equity in underserved communities and/or projects that provide environmental benefits to improve air quality, reduce stormwater runoff, and/or mitigate the effects of urban heat islands. Learn More

Georgia's Timber Harvest Notification System

In compliance with legislation that updated OCGA 12-6-24, the Georgia Forestry Commission (GFC) launches an easy-to-use, statewide harvest notification website, which will replace county-by-county notifications. Learn More

Certified Burners' Online Permit System is Now Available!

This system will make it easier for Certified Burners to request a burn permit in advance. Please note that only Certified Burners can apply online regarding acreage or machine-piled. If you would like to learn more about becoming a Certified Burner, please contact your local GFC county unit. Learn More


The GFC Webstore will open on July 1, 2022, for the 2022-2023 Seedlings Season, with a wide selection of pine and hardwood seedlings available. Learn More