Alaska Small Business Development Center

Opening a Massage Business in Alaska


What you need to know about licensing, operational set up, insurance, and more for a massage business

Details Covered

  • Research
  • Business Structure
  • Massage Therapy Establishment Definition
  • Who needs to register with the state?
  • Registration
  • Licensing and FAQs
  • Insurance
  • Taxes
  • Operational Setup
  • Furnishings and fixtures
  • Hiring
  • Branding and marketing
  • Resources
  • How the Alaska SBDC can help

Sample vs. Full Toolkit

This is a sample of the toolkit. Alaska SBDC clients get access to the full toolkit. If you’re already a client of ours, just ask your advisor how to get the full toolkit. And if you’re not yet registered as a client, you can get started here. It’s free!