New applicants must contact their employer’s signing authority to submit their application for review and schedule appointments.
Renewing applicants are required to schedule an appointment for:
There are three (3) steps to obtaining a RAIC:
Complete the Airport Security Awareness TrainingOur Airport Security Awareness training course is a mandatory step for all new and renewing airport employees applying for a Restricted Area Identity Card (RAIC). This includes former employees who have been away for more than one year. Click here for full course information.
Apply for a Transportation Security Clearance (TSC) – Need help? Read our Guide.
a) Complete the online application for Transportation Security Clearance (TSC).This must be submitted online and then printed. It must also be authorized (signed) by a pre-established company signing authority. (NOTE: Handwritten application forms will not be accepted. After the application has been submitted, any further change requires the application to be completed accurately in its entirety and resubmitted online. Only the last version submitted online will be reviewed and it must match the printed copy submitted at the Pass Office.)
b) Applicants, new or renewing, must bring the following original applications and original identification to the GTAA Pass Permit Control Office for their appointment:
Apply for a Restricted Area Identity Card (RAIC) (Applicants must successfully complete the Airport Security Awareness Training and hold a valid Transportation Security Clearance prior to applying for a RAIC)To apply for a Restricted Area Identity Card (RAIC):