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Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) Statement

The Alaska Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) administers all programs and activities free from discrimination based on race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, marital status, pregnancy, parenthood, or disability. The division administers all programs and activities in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972.

If you believe you have been discriminated against in any program, activity, or facility please write:

Alaska Department of Administration
Personnel and Labor Relations
Equal Employment Opportunity Program
619 E. Ship Creek Ave.
Suite 309, Anchorage, Alaska 99501

Office of Equal Opportunity, U.S. Department of the Interior
1849 C Street NW MS 5230
Washington DC 20240

The department's ADA Coordinator can be reached via phone at the following numbers:

VOICE: 907-465-6077
Statewide Telecommunication Device for the Deaf: 1-800-478-3648
Juneau TDD: 907-465-3646
FAX: 907-465-6078

PLEASE NOTE: Please note that this statement will change occasionally (we will do our best to assure that the most current version is always posted to this web page). All DMV personnel are responsible for ensuring they use the most current version and other non-DMV agencies or individuals using DMV materials (which normally requires proper licensing or permissions - see Copyright Statement) must include this statement with those materials. In the case of permitted web page reproduction of DMV materials, an "OEO Statement" link to this DMV OEO web page can be substituted for full textual reproduction.

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Privacy Statement


This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you place an order or request an online service.

When placing an order or requesting an online service on the DMV web site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other personal identifying information.

What do we use your information for?

The information we collect from you may be used to process your requested transaction.

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other parties without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested or as allowed for by United States Code: Title 18, Chapter 123, Section 2721(b).

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We comply with the requirements of the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998); we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age.

The DMV website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our payment gateway database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

Use of cookies.

When you visit the DMV web site, you can browse the site anonymously and access important information without revealing your identity. DMV may use "cookies" in order to facilitate the delivery of online services. A cookie is small amount of data that is transferred to your browser by a web server and can only be read by the server that gave it to you. It cannot be executed as code or deliver viruses.

Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. Some web pages may require authorization where cookies are not optional.Users choosing not to accept cookies will not be able to access those pages.

Please note that DMV is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of non-DMV web sites to which it may link.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety.

Your Consent By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will update the Privacy Policy modification date below:

This policy was last modified on 07/22/2011

Contact Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us by email at: Webmaster

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Terms of Use

Warranties and Disclaimers

The State of Alaska strongly adheres to a belief in the free exchange of information**, and extends that philosophy to the realm of electronic media. The state also believes that the exchange of information does not necessarily involve endorsement of that information.

The State of Alaska, therefore, will abide by the state's ethics statutes in all of the material associated with its web site. The state does not favor one group over another, and any link or reference to any site or a product does not constitute or imply an endorsement or recommendation by the State of Alaska.

References to corporations, their services and products, are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. In no event shall DMV be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of damage, and on any theory of liability, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this information.

This web site could include technical or other inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein; these changes will be incorporated in new editions of this web site. DMV may make improvements and/or changes in the product(s) and/or the program(s) described in this web site at any time.

Except as expressly provided otherwise in an agreement between you and DMV, all information and software on this web site are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. DMV assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the information or software or other documents which are referenced by or linked to this web site.

The Alaska Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) reserves the right to deny other web sites the right to link to the DMV web site if after review the linkage would be inappropriate or contrary to our web site's mission and purpose.

Export Control Laws; Restricted Rights Legend

Software available on the DMV web site is subject to United States export controls. No software from this site may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported (1) into (or to a national or resident of) Cuba, Iraq, Libya, Sudan, North Korea, Iran, Syria, or any other country to which the United States has embargoed goods; or (2) to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Denial Orders.

By downloading or using software from this site, you are agreeing to the foregoing and you are warranting that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This web site (excluding linked sites) is controlled by DMV from its offices within the state of Alaska, United States of America. By accessing this web site, you and DMV agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this web site shall be governed by the statutes and laws of the state of Alaska, without regard to the conflicts of laws and principles thereof. DMV makes no representation that materials on this web site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and accessing them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

** For additional information concerning reproduction of Alaska Division of Motor Vehicles information or data, publications and reports, news releases or regulatory information, or photographic images/artwork (available via web pages, electronic distribution, or hard publications), please visit the copyright statement.

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