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Commercial Vehicle & Air Operations Area Permits


Commercial Vehicle and Air Operations Area (AOA) Permits are purchased in the ANC Badge Office at the north end of the North Terminal lobby on the first floor, Room NA 165.

Any commercial passenger vehicle picking up customers at the North or South Terminals must display a commercial vehicle permit. Vehicles operating within the AOA must display an AOA vehicle permit.

In response to the global coronavirus pandemic, most services are provided by appointment only.


Hours:
Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Closed State and most Federal Holidays) 

Contact:
Phone: 907.266.2409
Fax: 907.266.2554
Email: dot.tsaia.badge.office@alaska.gov

Commercial Vehicle Permits are issued for the calendar year, expiring December 31 each year. Permit color changes yearly. Commercial Vehicle Permit descriptions, requirement and fees are as follows:

Commercial Vehicle and Air Operations Area Permits

Hotel/Motel and Airline Courtesy Vehicle
  • Provides transportation to and from a place of accommodation for no fee
  • A Business Activity Permit is not required
  • Fee: $75.00 annually
Limousine
  • Provides pre-arranged transportation for a fee
  • A Business Activity Permit is not required
  • Municipality of Anchorage Limousine Permit is required
  • Fee: $75.00 annually
Motorhome Rental Business Courtesy Vehicle
  • Provides transportation to off-airport motorhome rental businesses
  • A Business Activity Permit is not required
  • Fee: $75.00 annually
Non-scheduled Shuttle Service
  • Passenger capacity 4-15
  • Provides pre-arranged transportation for a fee
  • Municipality of Anchorage Vehicle for Hire Permit is required
  • Fee: $75.00 annually
Off-Airport Valet Parking Service, Mobile Aircraft Maintenance & Repair Service, Mobile Food Service & Delivery Vehicles
  • Company must have a Business Activity Permit issued by Airport Leasing.
  • Fee: No charge.
Off-Airport Vehicle Rental Business Courtesy Vehicle
  • Provides transportation to off-airport vehicle rental businesses
  • Company must have a Business Activity Permit issued by Airport Leasing
  • Fee: No charge.
Scheduled Bus Service
  • Provides scheduled bus service for a fee
  • Department of Transportation Permit is required
  • Fee: $1050.00 annually

Taxi
  • Provides on-demand transportation for a fee
  • A Business Activity Permit is not required
  • Municipality of Anchorage Taxi Permit is required
  • Fee: $75.00 annually
Tour Passenger Vehicle
  • Provides pre-arranged service as part of a tour package
  • One complimentary support vehicle permit is issued as necessary for each permit purchased.
  • Fee: $150.00 annually

*Reference Anchorage Municipal Code 11.10.010 for additional information on classification of commercial vehicles.