Gwinnett County Sheriff's Department

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Civil

Please Note: All persons obtaining Certified Process Server status under O.C.G.A. 9-11-4.1 are required to obtain permission from the Sheriff to serve process within such county. As the Sheriff of Gwinnett County, Georgia, this shall serve as notice that I WILL NOT approve private process service in Gwinnett County. This policy will not prohibit process servers duly appointed by the courts from serving process in Gwinnett County.

The  Civil Division is responsible for serving civil process papers received from the Courts of our County, as well as other jurisdictions. In addition to process service, the Civil Division executes court orders including evictions, Writs of Possession to seize personal property, and Probate Orders to Apprehend and collect on judgments issued by the courts. The division also seizes and auctions both personal and real property when a defendant fails to voluntarily pay a judgment.

Main Number: 770-822-8200
Eviction Section: 770-822-8233
Fax Number: 770-822-8222
Mailing Address: Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Department, Civil Division, 75 Langley Dr., Lawrenceville, GA 30046

You can check service on legal proceedings (if filed in Gwinnett County) at the following link:
Gwinnett County Courts