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Long Beach Airport Badging Office


Located in the Long Beach Airport Terminal

4100 E. Donald Douglas Dr., Second Floor (North wing)
Long Beach, CA 90808

Phone Number

(562) 570-2618

Fax Number

(562) 570-2692

Please click here for Badging Application


Click here for Acceptable Forms of ID


Application Guidelines






  • Closed to Public 


  • Virtual AOA Training 
    • 9:00 am
  • Walk-In hours for Fingerprinting, Application Drop-Off and Pick-up services
    • 10:30 am to 12 pm


  • Appointment only In-Person Training
    • 8:30 am -11:30 am  


  • Walk-In hours for Fingerprinting, Application Drop-Off, and Pick-up services

    • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

  • Virtual SIDA Training
    • 2:00 pm 
  • Virtual Signatory Authority Training
    • 2:45 pm


  • Closed to the public

Please note during this time, we are prioritizing ID Media renewal services. To accommodate our community, all other services will be on a walk-in, first-come-first-serve basis. Services will be provided no later than 30 minutes prior to any office closures. Individuals who come in for services during the half hour before closure will be denied and asked to return at a later time.

Please contact your Signator for further details.

New applicants 

AOA ID Media

Virtual Application Submissions accepted at LGBBadging@longbeach.gov or on a Walk-In first-come-first-serve basis

SIDA and Sterile ID Media

Application submission and Fingerprinting will be done on a Walk-In first-come-first-serve basis

The Badging and Access Control Office will be available Monday- Friday from 8:30-12:00 pm and 1:00- 5:00pm. For more information on any of our services, please call 562-570-2618 or email us at LGBBadging@longbeach.gov

The safety and health of those visiting the Badging and Access Control Office is of the highest importance. To ensure the safety of the community, the following measures are being taken to help combat COVID-19 exposure: 

  • Face coverings are required by applicants and staff;
  • Social distancing guidelines are in practice;
  • A hand sanitizer station has been installed outside the office for use by the public;
  • Training for new applicants is conducted virtually to reduce exposure; and Applications can be submitted via E-mail to reduce face-to-face contact.

*For individuals failing to comply with face covering and social distancing guidelines we reserve the right to deny an individual access to services in the best interest of the staff and public’s health and safety. The individual will be allowed to return to the Badging Office only if they intend to comply with the safety measures put in place.

  • Applicants and Long Beach Airport badge holders are required to bring two (2) valid forms of identification to the Badging Office to conduct fingerprints or any badging transactions (ex. renewals, new application, picking up a new badge, replacement badge & etc.)
    • Names must match EXACTLY on all valid forms of identification
  • Badges are eligible for renewal up to 60 days prior to badge expiration date.
  • We will only accept application marked REV.16 08/2019 in the bottom, left-hand corner of application effective August 28, 2019. All previous versions will no longer be accepted after the close of business on August 27, 2019.
  • For all Part 1544 Air Operators, we will no longer require a CHRC certification letter. The section titled "Signatory Certification and Fingerprint Request" within the application will be replacing the certification letter.
  • Applications are valid up to 14 days after Authorized Signatory signs and dates application.
    • If authorized date is not filled out by the Authorized Signatory in the signatory authority information section, the application will not be accepted.
  • A signed Long Beach Airport Identification Badge Application is required for new, rebadge, replacement badges and all renewals.

SIDA badge: No Fee
Sterile Area badge: No Fee
AOA badge: No Fee
Lost/Stolen badge fee: 1st badge = $150.00, 2nd badge = $200.00, 3rd badge = $250.00 (*Reimbursement for returned Lost/Stolen badges = $100)

From the 405 Freeway: Exit Lakewood Boulevard northbound. Proceed past Spring Street and turn left at the next stop light, Donald Douglas Drive.

From the 91 Freeway: Exit Lakewood Boulevard and proceed southbound approximately four miles. Turn right at Donald Douglas Drive.

View parking information here. (Please bring parking ticket for validation.)