PLEASE NOTE: EFFECTIVE NOVEMBER 2019: AN APPLICATION FEE OF $58.00 WILL BE COLLECTED FROM EACH PERSON APPLYING TO BE A PROCESS SERVER FOR PAULDING COUNTY. ONLY MONEY ORDERS WILL BE ACCEPTED, NO CASH, AND NO CHECKS. MONEY ORDERS SHOULD BE MADE PAYABLE TO PCBOC.
APPLICATION OVERVIEW AND REQUIREMENTS
The appointment of Permanent Process Servers shall be done on an annual basis. In order to become a process server you must be at least 18 years of age, be a United States Citizen, submit a completed application, a criminal background check (original copy), a copy of valid Georgia drivers license, an application fee of $58.00 payable by money order only, made payable to PCBOC, and proof of completion of the Process Server Certification Training and Testing, provided by the Administrative Office of the Courts of Georgia (AOC).
The Court will review all information submitted for approval and if approved an order bearing the Chief Judge's signature will establish all official appointments.
APPLICATION DATES AND DEADLINES
Requests for consideration will be accepted beginning the first business day of November each year and end at 5pm on the last business day of November (no exceptions). All paperwork must be received on or before the last business day of November (not postmarked), to be considered for an appointment for the following year. ALL required paperwork must be completely filled out to be considered for an appointment. The Court reserves the right to deny the request of any applicant as it deems appropriate in the interest of the Court and litigants.
Application (PDF) - The ORIGINAL criminal background check MUST be attached to this application. (the court does NOT run this).
All completed forms must be mailed or hand delivered to the attention of Alyson Briant, Court Administrator, 280 Constitution Blvd., Room 3070, Dallas, GA 30132.