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Secondary Metals Recycling Registration

This new law requires each sheriff's office in the state to register secondary metal recycling businesses in the county to keep a record of each registration and to enter the registration into a statewide database that is searchable by all law enforcement agencies.

                    Registration Fees

  • Non-Refundable Registration Fee of $200

  • Payment must be made by cash or money order payable to: The Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office

  • Business and personal checks are not accepted

                Identification Needed

  • Citizenship/Qualified Alien Status​

  • If you are a qualified alien, your Secure and Verifiable documentation must be attached to the application​​

  • Each registration is valid for a 12-month period beginning with the effective date as established by the sheriff's office once all the registration requirements are met.


Businesses and individuals may obtain a copy of the Secondary Metals Recyclers Registration at the following locations:

In Person

Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office
2900 University Parkway
Lawrenceville, GA 30043


      For additional information contact:

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