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Failure to have proper car insurance may result in a suspension of a driver’s license, or worse.
Proof of motor vehicle liability insurance must be in the person’s possession at all times when driving a motor vehicle, and they must present the proof for inspection upon demand of a police officer or other authorized representative of the Department of Public Safety.
Your vehicle may be impounded in the Municipality of Anchorage if you do not have proof of insurance. In this case, you would need to contact the Anchorage Police Department for procedures on obtaining your vehicle.
According to the Alaska Department of Administration Division of Motor Vehicles, Alaska‘s car insurance laws require all drivers to present proof of liability insurance when they register their vehicle. Alaska vehicle owners with cars registered in their name must be able to certify that they have insurance and that it meets state minimum requirements for:
Insurance is not required in certain rural areas where registration is not required. See this page for a list of such areas.
However, a driver that has received a ticket for a violation of 6 points or more within the last 5 years must have liability insurance.
First DUI Offense:
It should be noted that the State of Alaska estimates the total cost associated with an average first offense DWI to be approximately $24,265.
In addition to the penalties listed above, a driver convicted of a DUI in Alaska may impose the following:
Alaska bans texting while driving for all drivers but there is no ban on cell phone use.
Depending on your situation, an SR-22 insurance policy may be necessary to have your driver’s license reinstated. In Alaska, you must carry an SR-22 insurance policy for 5 years after the last day of your revocation.
More information on additional costs and frequently asked questions for purchasing a new policy can be found on our commonly asked questions page.