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Duplicate & Temporary Alaska Driver License

Help! I lost my license. What do I do?

To obtain a duplicate Alaska driver license, you must apply in person at your local DMV office and:

I’m out of state and can’t go to the DMV. What do I do?

If you are an Alaska resident, have lost your license, and are temporarily out of state and have access to email you may Apply On-line Here or you may apply by fax or mailing by submitting Form 481 – Request for Out-Of-State Temporary License .

  • Non-commercial temporary license is only available within 1 year of the license’s expiration.
  • CDL temporary license is limited to 30 days and cannot extend beyond 30 days of the license’s expiration.
  • Temporary licenses may have a photo but be prepared for additional screening if using it as identification for travel.