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The Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development offices are closed to the public at this time. We are still open for business and encourage you to contact us via phone or email.

Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing

COVID-19 Outbreak Information

For the latest information on the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) outbreak in Alaska, please visit

Find updates for your profession or business on the CBPL COVID-19 Information Page.

A Note from the Director...

The division is committed to serving our customers, and we are working to redirect our resources to maximize access to information during the COVID-19 public emergency. Some staff are currently telecommuting, so there may be an extensive delay in returning your call.

Here’s how to get help quickly:

  1. Check the CBPL COVID-19 Information Webpage.
  2. Check the appropriate program page for information.
  3. To receive the fastest reply to any questions, send an email to the appropriate program address. Click here for a list of programs and their email addresses.

Ensuring access to health care and keeping Alaska moving forward are our top priorities right now. Thank you for your patience, and stay safe.

Sara Chambers
Division Director

Director Chambers

Sara Chambers
Division Director

The mission of the Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing is to ensure that competent, professional and regulated commercial services are available to Alaska consumers.

Corporations Section

Find information, FAQs, forms, How To, Check Your Entity Status, and online services for Business, Professional, Non-Profit, Religious, and Cooperative Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, Limited Partnerships, Limited Liability Partnerships, Trademarks, and Business Name Reservations and Registrations.

Business Licensing Section

Find information, FAQs, forms, How To Get Licensed, Check Your Business License Status, and online services for State Business Licenses and Endorsements.

Professional Licensing Section

In the Professional Licensing section you will find a list of all the occupations that require a professional license in the State of Alaska, and information, applications, and online services for all State professional licensing sections and boards.


Investigations review and investigate complaints concerning violations of the Statutes and Regulations that govern Professional and Business Licenses. Investigations may include fraud, malpractice, negligence, misconduct, ethics and noncompliance of various licensing provisions. Unless the investigation results in public action, contents of an investigation are kept confidential.