Licensing Authority

Alaska Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development
Division of Corporations, Business, and Professional Licensing
State Board of Veterinary Examiners
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK, 99811 -0806
phone: 907.465.2542
fax: 907.465.2974


Application by examination $250
Application by credentials $250
State written exam $150
License $300
Biennial renewal $300
Temporary license $75
Temporary permit $75


Applicants must have graduated from an accredited veterinary school or passed an exam given to foreign schooled applicants; have successfully completed the national board exam and a state jurisprudence exam and provide four letters of reference. If applying for license by credentials, provide evidence of having been engaged in the active practice of veterinary medicine for five of the previous seven years before date of application.

Number of Licenses on December 31, 2015


Last updated January 2016.