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Pay your tickets online

Traffic Citation issued
PHASE 1

APD

Pay citation here if

  • less than 45 days  info button
  • plea is "no contest"
  • not a PARKING ticket
    (See Parking Tickets) 

pay citation

Sent to Court
PHASE 2

State of Alaska
Court System

citation search

Search CourtView online for citation status. No payments will be accepted after 45 days. Contact Traffic Court at 303 K. Street. 

 

Non-Payment
PHASE 3

Delinquent Criminal/Civil Fines and Fees (DCF)

Citation is sent to DCF if not paid

pay DCF

Traffic Citation issued
PHASE 1

Pay citation here if: 1.) less than 45 days  2.) plea is "no contest"  3.) not a PARKING ticket (See Parking Tickets)

$10 surcharge 

The $10 is collected for the "Alaska Police Training Fund"   info button

example citation

The surcharge is added to the citation and is shown in the total. Important: ONLY PAY SURCHARGE ONE TIME,  The Fine and surcharge must be entered separately on the payment form.

If the fine amount is $30.00 or more add an additional $10.00 for the surcharge; if you choose not to pay the $10.00 surcharge a request for default judgment on the $10.00 will be sent to the courts and additional charges will be added for non-payment of the surcharge. If the surcharge is not paid a default judgment will be entered against you for the maximum penalty permitted by law plus $50 in court and collection costs plus any surcharge required by statute.

What to do if contesting citation (plead: not guilty)   info button

Payment Methods

Accept most major credit cards

Please note: The Anchorage Police Department does not accept partial payment full amount of payment only.   info button

Citation sent to Court
PHASE 2

Default Judgment 

Tickets are submitted to the court system for default judgment after a defendant fails to respond, as directed, within 45 days. Citations in default status must be addressed through the Alaska Court System, Traffic Court at 303 K. Street. 

To find out if your traffic citation is in default judgement check with the State of Alaska through CourView. 

Trial Judgment

If ruled guilty the fines and fees can be paid here 

Delinquent Criminal/Civil Fines and Fees (DCF)
PHASE 3

See DCF website if 

  • you have received a demand letter from the municipality
  • your citation is older than 45 days
  • is not in Alaska of State Online Court Records

DCF allows for online payments, look up your account number (click here to search)

As a last resort if DCF can not collect the deliquent violation is sent to collections

    • Police Department
    • Chief of Police : Mark Mew
    • 4501 Elmore Road, Anchorage, AK 99507
    • 907 786-8500
    

Anchorage Parking Tickets

Parking citations issued within the Municipality of Anchorage can be paid online to the Anchorage Community Development Authority (ACDA)

Parking citations issued by Diamond Parking Service can be paid online.

diamond parking