• Arrival of Dalai Lama to SBA
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Airport Badging Office

601 Firestone Rd

Santa Barbara, CA 93117
Phone: (805) 681-6385
Fax: (805) 681-0379

Operating Hours
Monday - Thursday
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
By appointment only


When you come in for a renewal or initial you will need:

  1. Access Media Application (must be signed by sponsor's Signatory Authority)
  2. Two (2) forms of approved government identification
  3. $25 for AOA - cash or check only
  4. $40 for SIDA that requires fingerprinting - cash or check only
  5. Old badge (if renewal)


Required forms for Access Media:

Driving rights application is needed only if the applicant’s sponsor wants the applicant to be able to drive in the restricted area for which they are getting a badge.