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COVID-19 Court Operations

 
PLEASE CHECK THIS WEBSITE FOR THE AVAILABILITY OF THE DROP-BOX PRIOR TO COMING TO THE COURT AS THE BUILDING STATUS MAY CHANGE.  
 
The court is committed to serving parties and the public during the COVID-19 outbreak. The court is taking the following actions in order to reduce the possibility of exposure to its employees, bankruptcy participants, and the general public.
 

The Court has entered the following COVID-19 General Orders:

General Order 2020-9, amends General Order 2020-8 until further notice.

General Order 2020-8, amends General Order 2020-7 until August 3, 2020.

General Order 2020-7, amends General Order 2020-6 until July 6, 2020, and requires a face covering when entering the bankruptcy courthouse.

General Order 2020-6, amends General Orders 2020-3 and 2020-4 until June 1, 2020.

General Order 2020-4, requires all paper filings and fee payment previously accepted in Fairbanks or Juneau be mailed to the Anchorage office.

General Order 2020-3, suspends public access and in-person appearances until April 30, 2020.

 
CLERK’S OFFICE
Pro se and non-electronic filers are encouraged to:
  • File documents and submit fee payments via mail or delivery to the Anchorage Office only.  The Fairbanks and Juneau locations are not accepting bankruptcy filings.
  • Obtain bankruptcy forms and other local forms from this website
  • Obtain copies of filings in a bankruptcy case via PACER
 
DROP-BOX
A drop-box is provided at the Anchorage Office for paper filings and fee payments from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on business days. The drop-box is located just inside the court's entrance on 4th Avenue and G Street. The public will not be allowed to proceed past the entrance where the drop-box is located.
 
The following guidelines apply to filings through the mail and the drop box:
  • NO CASH PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED
  • Debtors may only pay filing fees by a Money Order or a Cashier’s Check made payable to U.S.B.C.
  • Personal debtor checks will not be accepted
  • Filing fees paid by other parties may include personal or business checks
  • All filings MUST contain the filer(s) original signature(s)
 
TELEPHONE INQUIRIES
The Clerk’s Office will be available during the court’s regular business hours to assist via the phone at (907)271-2655 option #2 or toll free (800)859-8059.