Georgia

For the most up to date information on the State of Georgia Regulations of Climbing Walls - please call our office at (877) 206-8967 or the state department listed below:

CONTACT:
Georgia Department of Labor
Safety Engineering Section
1700 Century Circle
Atlanta, GA 30345

TELEPHONE: (404) 679-0687 x 101
FAX: 404-982-3405

STATUTE: (Stationary) Amusement Rides Title 34 Chapter 12 Effective January 1, 1986. (Mobile) Carnival Rides Title 34 Chapter 13 Effective January 1, 1987. 

PERMITS AND LICENSES: Permits are required annually for all amusement devices prior to issuance of a permit the manager/operator must file proof of insurance in the amount of at least $500,000.00 bodily injury liability coverage, and application for a permit, a list of rides and serial numbers and the fee as required by regulation. Carnivals require $1 million insurance

INSPECTION: Rides are inspected at first 'set up' each year, and spot checked several times thereafter.

In Georgia there is currently no climbing wall regulation or state oversite specific to a climbing gyms, walls or towers. It is your duty as an organization to follow industry standards and maintan compliance as no state entity is required to. You must hire a 3rd party inspector to perform a hands on inspection of your climbing structure in the state of Georgia. 

Georgia Climbing Wall Inspection regulations