Georgia Eviction Law Help and Legal Aid

Georgia Eviction

  • Landlords and tenants each have rights and responsibilities.
  • Landlords must make repairs and keep the property in good condition.
  • Tenants must pay rent and follow other terms of the lease. 
  • A landlord can ask for a court order to evict a tenant. 
  • Landlords may not evict a tenant without a court order. 

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Find help with your eviction problems, including help with Expenses, Rental Assistance, and Legal Help.

To Seek Legal Help

Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc.

To apply call (404) 524-5811, Monday through Thursday from 9 am - 12 pm

Georgia Legal Services

(404) 206-5175 or toll free 1-800-498-9469

Georgia Senior Legal Hotline

(404) 657-9915 or toll free 1-888-257-9519

Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation

To apply call (404) 521-0790, Monday through Thursday from 9 am - 1 pm

Court Self Help Resources

Fulton County Residents

Visit the Self Help Center at the Fulton County State & Magistrate or call (404) 613-4116

For more resources

Go to our Help With Your Eviction Problem page