DMV Updates 5.12.20

Governor Dunleavy extended a part of the previous Covid-19 statute and regulation suspensions as follows:
The following changes are in effect until June 30th, 2020:
  • The requirement of out of state drivers to obtain an Alaska driver’s license within 90 days of entering Alaska is suspended
  • The requirement to obtain an Alaska title and registration within 30 days of purchase is suspended
  • The prohibition of driving with studded tires from May 1st to through September 15th is suspended
  • Non-commercial and commercial driver’s licenses that expire during the pandemic period may be extended for six months using our online portal at
The following changes are in effect until May 30th, 2020:
  • Boat registration enforcement is suspended
FYI: All road tests have been cancelled until further notice, with the exception of motorcycle tests, which will be conducted in participating offices starting May 18th. DMV will continue lobby operations by “appointment only” until further notice.