Alaska Bulk Transmission Land Access(3-AK)
In Alaska, a transmission developer may need a state land right-of-way and/or a state highway right-of-way permit for a proposed projects that across state land or that encroaches upon a state highway.
State Land Right-of-Way
For transmission lines across state land that is not a part of a state land lease, developers may apply for a Right-of-Way easement or permit from the Alaska Division of Mining Land and Water. AS 38.05.850.
State Highway Right-of-Way Permits
In Alaska, a developer must obtain a State of Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities Encroachment Permit (Encroachment Permit) from the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF) prior to constructing, maintaining, or changing an encroachment within a DOT&PF highway right-of-way (ROW), unless otherwise provided for by agency regulations. 17 AAC § 10.010; Alaska Stat. § 19.25.200(a).
Determine Which State and Federal Permits Apply
Use this overview flowchart and following steps to learn which federal and state permits apply to your projects.
Permitting at a Glance
|Leasing Agency:||Alaska Department of Natural Resources, Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities|
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