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The Airport Security Division is responsible for managing an effective airport security program that ensures a safe and secure environment at the world's busiest airport while exceeding customers' expectations and complying with applicable regulations, laws, and codes.


The Security Office is located on the third floor of the North Terminal (Blue Side).

As you enter the airport via the North Terminal, proceed to the American Airlines ticket counter #55. Once you reach the ticket counter, behind you will be an alcove with a blue & white sign that reads “Aviation Security Division” on the wall. Over the top of the alcove there will be a 3-D sign that reads Lost and Found.

Once you enter the alcove, there is an elevator. Take the elevator to the 3rd floor. As soon as you exit the elevator, the security office will be directly in front of you.

Hours of Operation:

Service Hours of Operation
Administrative Office Monday – Friday 8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Badge Processing Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8:30 a.m – 11:45 a.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Fingerprinting Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. & 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Closed for lunch daily 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Fingerprinting Disposition Review Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 3 p.m.- 4 p.m.
Vehicle Access Permits & Decals Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Please allow 24-hours for processing
Interactive Employee Training (IET)
All Training Courses

  • Security Awareness (SIDA) Training
  • Drivers Training
  • Authorized Signatory (AS) Refresher Training (for renewals only)
  • Employee Orientation/Customer Service Training
  • SMS Module
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8:15 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Employees will not be admitted into the training room before/after these hours!
New Company Orientation Wednesday 2 p.m.

City Holidays:

The Security Division will be closed for business on the following City of Atlanta observed holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran’s Day
  • Thanksgiving Day & The Day After
  • Christmas Day

Departmental Contact Information:

Mailing Address:
Department of Aviation - Security Division
P.O. BOX 20509
Atlanta, GA 30320-2509

Main E-mail:

Main Telephone Number:
(404) 530-6667

Main Fax Number
(404) 305-2424

Airport Website:

TSA Website: TSA