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Legal Information: Alaska


Laws current as of August 9, 2023

Where can I find additional information about divorce laws in Alaska?

The Alaska Court System website has the following resources:

AlaskaLawHelp.org provides some answers to questions about the differences between divorce, dissolution, and annulment.

Alaska Family Law Self-help has informational videos on various topics including how to behave in court, child support, division of marital property, spousal support, and many others.

WomensLaw.org is unrelated to the above organizations and cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information provide on their sites.

You will find more information about divorce, including the risks of taking your children out of state while a divorce is pending, on our general Divorce page. To watch brief videos about divorce in Spanish with English sub-titles, go to our Videos page. Lastly, learn more about the court process on our Preparing for Court – By Yourself page.