Alaska Department of Public Safety Frequently Asked Questions Firearms

The below questions and answers are designed to provide general information to the public. Neither the Alaska Department of Public Safety nor the Alaska Attorney General's Office provide legal advice to individual citizens. Individuals should seek the advice of a private lawyer admitted to practice law in Alaska regarding the legal ramifications or legality of possessing firearms and/or ammunition in Alaska in light of their unique circumstances. Additional general information can be found at the website of the United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives: www.atf.gov/firearms/faq.