Badging & Security

COVID-19 Update
In response to COVID-19 and recommended precautionary measures, the Pass and ID office will be operating by appointment only. Appointments can be made by emailing or by phone at 843.767.7289. 

Pass and ID Appointment Times
Mondays and Wednesdays- SIDA and Customs applications and Fingerprints will be done from 8-12 and 1-3 pm. (Please ensure all paperwork has been completed prior to your arrival time. (You will be rescheduled if your paperwork is not complete or you are late for your appointment).
Tuesdays and Thursdays- Renewals and new badge pickups. 8-12 and 1-3
Fridays- Ramp permits, Authorized Signatory Training and Parking Cards 8-12 and 12-3pm.
Online training -Daily limit to two at a time, and must be scheduled.
Badge returns We will accept badge returns daily from 3:00pm -4:00pm.
Closed on Holidays and weekends.

Please click here for more information on Pass & ID operating hours and new precautionary measures in place.  

The Badge and ID Office is responsible for issuing airport Security Identification Media (badges) to employees who work at Charleston International Airport. Individuals who work and require unescorted access to the SIDA and secure areas of the airport must possess an airport issued CHS security badge. A locked after-hours badge drop-off box is available outside the Badging and Security Office.  Please only place returned badges in the box as any paperwork left will not be accepted.  Any badges returned after hours will be acknowledged via email on the next business day. 

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed daily Noon to 1:00 pm

Contact Information
Phone: 843-767-7289
Fax: 843-767-7148

Outside of Office Hours: Please call 843-767-7013 for all badges that are lost, stolen or need to be suspended due to termination of employment or policy violation. 

Office Location
The Badge & ID Office can be accessed by the elevator or stairs located between the Rental Car Pavilion and the Baggage Claim Area. 

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