State of Alaska

Department of Administration

Division Of Motor Vehicles

Alaska Department of Administration, Divison of Motor Vehicles
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Disabled Parking Permit

How can a person obtain a disabled parking permit?


Disability Parking Plates

An original Application for Disabled Parking Identification (Form 861) signed by an Alaska licensed physician must be submitted to the Division in order for an individual to obtain a disability parking permit.  The application may be submitted in person or by mail.   A permit may be issued for temporary or permanent disabilities.  The disability must fall within the specific parameters of the definition of mobility impaired as defined on the application. 

What is the cost for a disability parking permit?

There is no charge for a permit.

How many permits may be issued to an applicant?
Two
How long is a permit valid?
Permanent is valid for 5 years
Temporary is valid for up to 6 months
Are out-of-state permits honored in Alaska?

Yes
Does a person with a parking permit have to put money in the parking meter?

Yes
If a vehicle displays disability plates
is a permit
necessary?

No
Can an organization that transports individuals with disabilities obtain parking permits?

Yes.  Please contact our Contract Services Unit. (907) 269-5575
What address do I mail the application to?
State of Alaska
Division of Motor Vehicles
ATTN: DISABILITY PERMIT
1300 W Benson Boulevard STE 200
Anchorage AK 99503-3600

REV. 01/10/11