Airport ID Badging


 Airport ID Badge Application Instructions – Santa Fe regional Airport


**Effective Immediately:  New Airport Users Fees**

Effective May 30, 2018, Ordinance 2018-17 was approved by City Council.  Fees listed on Schedule 'A', Airport Users Fees, will be charged accordingly.


EFFECTIVE 10/31/2017

Airport security badging applications will only be accepted on Thursdays between 9:00am and 1:00pm

SIDA applicants will need to schedule an appointment for fingerprinting prior to turning in applications on Thursdays by calling (505) 955-2903

Anyone who is applying for a SIDA badge must take the online SIDA Training specified prior to attending the in-person SIDA Training; Instructions can be found at


Follow These Steps to Receive Airport Access ID Badge:

1.  Review the Access to the Santa Fe Regional Airport Information Pamphlet (click here)

2.  Review, complete, and print the Airport AOA or SIDA ID Badge Application as appropriate

AOA - General Aviation Ramp Application (click here)

SIDA - Air Carrier Ramp and Terminal Sterile Area Application (click here)

3.  Have an Authorized Signatory sign the application

4.  Bring the following to the Airport Admin Office during the hours listed above:

- Completed Application

- Required ID/Work Authorization Documents (see:

*If you are not a U.S. Citizen you will need to provide either a Permanent Resident Card or an I-94 Arrival/Departure Form Number.*

- Badge Application Fee (Cash or Check Only Unless Billed to Employer)

$30 for an AOA ID Badge

$100 for a SIDA ID Badge

$15 for each Vehicle Parking Permit

 5.  Airport Administration will:

- Verify application and required ID/Work Authorization Documents

- Submit application to the Transportation Security Clearing House for vetting; 1-3 business days

- Contact applicant to arrange for badge issuance and schedule in-person training (SIDA only) once vetting is complete


Applicants applying for SIDA badges must take the following courses online prior to attending in-person SIDA Training

  • Insider Threat
  • SIDA Training Part 1
  • SIDA Training Part 2
  • SIDA Training Part 3

Click Here for information on how to take these courses online.


Airport Signatory Training:

Airport Business Owners/Hanger Owners - If you have employees, tenants, clients, and/or contractors that require unescorted access, you will need to sponsor their application.  You will need to have an Access ID Badge and receive Signatory Training prior to sponsoring another applicant.  Please complete the appropriate Access ID Badge Application (above), the Authorized Signatory Training (click here), and bring both to the Airport Admin Office during the times listed above.


If you have any questions, contact Airport Administration: 505-955-2903. 




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