Skip to content
Back to Top

Notice of Office Closure

The Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development offices will be closed to the public on November 23rd and 24th. We will be closed November 23rd in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday and November 24th is an unpaid furlough day for employees to reduce state expenses.

Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing

License Expiration Dates

Corporations Section

For-Profit Corporations, Professional Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, and Limited Liability Partnerships: Biennial reports are due by January 2nd, reports post marked after February 1st incur late fee penalties. Early filing available Oct 2nd prior to your filing year (even/odd).


Non-Profit Corporations, Cooperatives, and Religious Corporations: Biennial reports are due by July 2nd, reports post marked after August 1st incur late fee penalties. Early filing available April 2nd in your filing year (even/odd)..


  • If you initially filed/registered in an even numbered year the biennial report will be due every even numbered year.
  • If you initially filed in an odd numbered year the biennial report will be due every odd numbered year.

Biennial reports are available for early filing three months before their due date. To file your biennial report go to Biennial Report. For immediate processing file online.

Business Licensing Section

Business licenses are purchased for a one or two year period and expire on December 31st of the one or two year period purchased. Business license renewal period starts October 1 in the year your business license expires. For more information to purchase or renew a business license, including forms and fees, go to: Business Licensing

Professional Licensing Section

Program Expiration
Acupuncturists 9/30/2018
Animal Euthanasia Services 6/30/2017
Architects, Engineers, and Land Surveyors 12/31/2017
Athletic Trainers 8/31/2017
Audiologists & Speech Pathologists 9/30/2018
Barbers and Hairdressers 8/31/2017
Behavior Analysts 9/30/2018
Chiropractors 12/31/2018
Collection Agencies 6/30/2018
Concert Promoters 12/31/2018
Construction Contractors - General 12/31/2018
Construction Contractors - Mechanical 12/31/2017
Construction Contractors - Residential Endorsement 12/31/2018
Construction Contractors - Specialty 12/31/2017
Dental Hygienists 2/28/2017
Dentists 2/28/2017
Dietitians and Nutritionists 12/31/2017
Direct-Entry Midwives 12/31/2018
Dispensing Opticians 6/30/2017
Electrical Administrators 12/31/2017
Guardians & Conservators 12/31/2018
Guide-Outfitters 12/31/2017
Hearing Aid Dealers 9/30/2018
Home Inspectors 6/30/2018
Marine Pilots     12/31/2018
Marital and Family Therapy 12/31/2018
Massage Therapists 9/30/2017
Mechanical Administrators 12/31/2017
Medical 12/31/2018
Mortuary Science 12/31/2018
Naturopaths 3/31/2018
Nursing – Advanced Nurse Practitioner 11/30/2018
Nursing – Certified Nurses Aide 3/31/2018
Nursing – Licensed Practical Nurse 9/30/2018
Nursing – Registered Nurse 11/30/2018
Nursing Home Administrators 12/31/2018
Optometry 12/31/2018
Pawnbrokers 12/31/2017
Pharmacy 6/30/2018
Physical & Occupational Therapy 6/30/2018
Professional Counselors 10/31/2017
Psychology 6/30/2017
Public Accountancy 12/31/2017
Real Estate 1/31/2018
Real Estate Appraisers   6/30/2017
Social Workers 6/30/2018
Underground Storage Tank Workers 12/31/2017
Veterinary 12/31/2018