Landscape Architect

Licensing Authority

Alaska Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development
Division of Corporations, Business, and Professional Licensing
State Board of Registration Arch Engin & Land Surv
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK, 99811 -0806
fax: 907.465.2974

Contact Information:


1) by comity $520 ($100 application fee, $170 review fee and $250 registration fee)
2) by examination $350 ($100 application fee, $250 registration fee)
3) Biennial renewal $250. 24 PDHs of CE required for renewal
4) L.A.R.E. Exams: The LARE exams are adminsitered by the Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Board (CLARB). Applicants may apply to the board for early testing for sections 1 and 2 of the L.A.R.E. exams.


Applicants must have a minimum of eight years of education and/or work experience and must pass the L.A.R.E. and a board approved arctic engineering course.

Sections 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the L.A.R.E. exam are administered by theCouncil of Landscape Architectural Registration Board (CLARB). Apply directly to CLARB to take those exams.

As of 12/31/09, renewal includes 24 hours of continuing education. All hours must be in health, safety & welfare. For more information go to Alaska State Board of Registration for Architects, Engineers and Land Surveyors website.

Number of Licenses on December 31, 2015


Last updated January 2016.