To get a learners permit you must
Have a minimum age of 15
Before getting an intermediate or restricted license you must
Have your permit for 12 months
Complete minimum supervised driving of 40 hours, 6 of which must be at night
Have a minimum age of 161
Restrictions during intermediate or restricted license stage
Nighttime restriction midnight-5 a.m. secondary enforcement
Passenger limit (family members excepted unless otherwise noted) first 6 months—no passengers; second 6 months—no more than 1 passenger younger than 21; thereafter, no more than 3 passengers secondary enforcement
Minimum age at which restrictions may be lifted
Nighttime restriction until age 18 (min. age: 18)
Passenger restriction until age 18 (min. age: 18)

1In Georgia, license applicants younger than 17 must have completed driver education.