Pawn Shops in the State of Alaska are regulated at the municipal or county level. Pawnbrokers in Alaska are licensed by the Department of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development. Pawn shops must have a state business license & separate pawnbroker license in order to do business. The Alaska Pawn Statutes are available for download in PDF format. Click the link below to view, download and print this document.
Regulatory Authority: Municipality or County
Licensing Authority: Department of Commerce, Community, & Economic Development
opens in a new windowhttps://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl/ProfessionalLicensing/Pawnbrokers.aspx (Must have state business license & separate pawnbroker license)