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Become an Alaska Process Server

Requirements to Become a Process Server in Alaska

  • Process servers must be licensed by the Alaska Commissioner of Public Safety.
  • A surety bond of $15,000 must be posted by each process server. The bond applies principally to theft that may arise out of levies and executions. In order to receive a process server’s license, all applicants must pass a written examination.
  • Alaska Administrative Code: Title 13. Public Safety: 67.30:
    • An applicationfor a process server license must be submitted to the department on a form provided by the department printed legibly or typewritten. An application must include the following information about the applicant: [enumerates 18 items of personal information]
    • The application must include: [three sworn statements and notarized signature]
    • The following items must accompany the application: two sets of fingerprints, fee for processing fingerprints, proof of surety bond, $25 nonrefundable application fee, and a copy of applicants valid Alaska business license.
  • Alaska Department of Public Safety contact information:
    Commissioners Office
    (907) 465-4322  (phone)
    (907) 465-4362 (fax)
    http://www.dps.state.ak.us/
    450 Whittier Street PO Box 111200
    Juneau, Alaska 99811-1200

NOTE: The requirements to become a process server change from time to time. You should contact your local county clerk or recorder to make sure the following information regarding becoming a process server in your state is still accurate.

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