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Office Location & Hours
Signatory Login Page
Signatory Training Video
Vehicle Permits
Airfield Training Registration
Advanced Taxi Registration


Contact Information & Forms

Midway Intl. Airport Badging

Office Location & Hours
Signatory Login Page
Signatory Training Video

Airside Safety and Ground Motor Vehicle Testing


For Badging, please remember to bring proper documentation:

ID Badge Application (all 5 pages)

Two Valid Forms of ID-1) Primary-Driver's License/State ID

2) Secondary-US Passport, Social Security Card, US Birth Certificate, Naturalization/Citizenship Certificate/Permanent Residency Card/I-94/Visa

Compliance functions will continue to be done in the Compliance Office without appointments/queuing. Compliance functions include:

Terminations, Citations, Signatory Maintenance, and Vehicle permits.

Please refer to your signatory for additional details.



  • Online Badging Application:
         O'Hare Applicant Enter Here        O'Hare Signatory Enter Here
         Midway Applicant Enter Here       Midway Signatory Enter Here

  • Zero Gifts Ethics Policy Training

  • Disability Awareness and Assistance Program Training

  • The I. D. Badging Hours at O'Hare are 7:00 am - 4: 30 pm. The Driver's Testing is administered from 7:00 am to 2:00 pm.

  • Signatory Meetings are held the first and third Wednesdays of every month at 10 am and 2 pm. Registration for attendance to these classes is available by calling (773) 686-3020.

  • Badges are not to be altered or defaced in any way. The only holes that are to be punched into the badge will be accomplished in the ID Badging office. Stickers or decals are not allowed to be affixed to the badges. Badges that are altered or tampered with are subject to fines starting at $50.00.

  • The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has revised the List of Acceptable Documents. Please click here to view what documents are acceptable at the ID Badging and Office of Compliance.

  • The CDA has instituted a new Access Control and Photo ID Badge Application. Please go to our forms link for more information.

  • ID Badges may be renewed as early as thirty days prior to their expiration dates. However once a badge expires, renewals must be processed within thirty days, or the applicant will be considered a New Issue applicant and will be required to submit to finger prints and all other associated New Issue requirements.

  • Please call the O'Hare Badging Office at (773) 686-6487 or the Midway Badging Office at (773) 838-0678 if you have any questions.

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