Airport Badging Office

The Des Moines Airport Authority is responsible for the safety of all operations at the Des Moines International Airport.  Badging approval is an essential process to fulfilling our mission to provide safe and convenient travel and working conditions for all individuals at the Airport. 

The Badge Application Process has several steps.  Please follow them carefully; resources can be found at the bottom of this page. 

Des Moines International Airport Badging Office

5800 Fleur Drive, Room 207, Des Moines, IA 50321
Office: (515) 256-5005 • Email:

Office Hours


8:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Tuesday 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM


9:30 AM to 3:00 PM


8:30 AM to 3:00 PM



*Please note the badging office is closed from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm daily for lunch and will be closed on holidays. 

Authorized Signatory Badging Portals

 SAFE Badging Portal
 Online Appointment Scheduler


Badge Application Process
Badging Fees
Rules and Regulations
Permits and Forms