There is no formal policy statement for this topic however procedures and other information
are provided below.
Reason for policy
Required by State Law. The following guidelines are intended to provide information
for anyone interested in displaying fireworks or pyrotechnics.
Fireworks and pyrotechnics are regulated by O.C.G.A. Title 25 and NFPA 1123 -1126
and the UGA Office of Fire Safety. You must be licensed by the State of Georgia to
display fireworks and pyrotechnics and permitting procedures must be followed.
If you are going to have a fireworks or pyrotechnics display, please contact the UGA
Office of Fire Safety for guidance at 706-542-5801.
Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration
Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Environmental Safety
Policy Owner: UGA Office of Fire Safety
Policy Contact: Russell Dukes
Phone Number: 706-542-5801