Alcohol & Marijuana Control Office

Handler Permits are processed in Anchorage and Fairbanks on Wednesdays from 9am to Noon.

To simplify the process, AMCO purchased ID Printers and Cameras for the Anchorage and Fairbanks Offices, passport size photos are no longer required for walk ins only.

A passport size photo is required for all mail in applications.

Office Location:

The Atwood Building,
550 West 7th Ave., Suite 1600,
Anchorage, AK 99501

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm.
Our office is closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm for lunch.
Marijuana Handler Permit Hours

To comment on open ABC Draft Regulations, please email AMCO.regs@alaska.gov

The comment period for the current open regulations closes on March 20, 2017 at 4:30PM

To comment on open MCB Draft Regulations, please email AMCO.regs@alaska.gov

The comment period for the current open regulations closes on March 20, 2017 at 4:30PM

Alcoholic Beverage Control Board

The Alcoholic Beverage Control Board is established as a regulatory and quasi-judicial agency for control of the manufacture, barter, possession, and sale of alcoholic beverages in the state. Alaska is a "license" state with issuance of licenses by the board to private business.

Marijuana Control Board

The Marijuana Control Board is established as a regulatory and quasi-judicial agency for the control of the cultivation, manufacture and sale of marijuana in the state. Marijuana licenses to businesses are expected to be issued beginning in mid-2016.

Erika McConnell, Director, State of Alaska Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office

Erika McConnell, Director

Alcoholic Beverage
Control Board

Sept 13

Board Meeting

Date: Sept. 13, 2017
Time:TBD
Where: Aurora Inn Conference Room
Nome, AK 99762

  • Public Notice
  • Note: Applications must be reviewed and determined complete, and all documents for board packets must be submitted, by August 25.

    Marijuana
    Control Board

    AUG 15

    Board Meeting

    Date:September 14 and 15, 2017
    Time:TBD
    Where: Aurora Inn Conference Room
    Nome, AK 99762

  • Public Notice
  • Note: Applications must be reviewed and determined complete, and all documents for board packets must be submitted, by August 25.