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The MSP Airport Badging Office is an administrative division of the Airport Police Department. The Badging Office is responsible for the issuance of Airport Identification Badges to employees who work and require access to security sensitive areas of MSP Airport for their official job duties. 

We are located at:

MSP Airport Badging Office (Terminal 1, Daily Parking between the Red and Blue Parking Ramps on Level 5)

4300 Glumack Drive

St. Paul, MN  55111  



 Walk-In Queue Hours:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
  • Wednesday - 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.   


We begin accepting Walk-In Queue Appointments 15 minutes prior to opening each day 











Effective Monday, October 21, 2019 the ONLY badge application form accepted at the Badging Office will be the July 2019 version.












***If you have a scheduled appointment at a later date and choose to join our walk-in queue, your scheduled appointment is subject to cancellation***

Now you can sign-up for badging services anywhere through text message or online. Text mspbadging to 612-294-7739** or by clicking here. Shortly before it’s your turn to be served, you will be sent a text alert to your mobile phone. Make sure to use a phone that you will keep with you because you will be texted when it's your turn. (You can also join the queue at the badging office by using the kiosk in the lobby.) 

Appointments are now being accepted for badging services and are required. 


  • Click here for instructions on how to make an appointment

  • Schedule your badging appointment at the Badging Office Kiosk or click on the blue "JOIN THE QUEUE" button below

  • *Appointments can be made up to one month in advance. Appointments can not be made via text at this time*

*Message and data rates may apply. The call or text may not be from a local area code.


**The queue number is for texting only; it does not accept direct calls.




The 6th Floor Learn Center is home to our computer based SIDA training, as well as badge pick-ups.

Hours of Operation:

SIDA Class – Once you’ve been notified by your company that you may attend SIDA training, please proceed to the 6th Floor Learn Center, directly above the Badging Office, between 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to attend SIDA class and be issued your badge. You will need an acceptable photo ID to be issued your badge. No admittance after 1:30 p.m.

Badge Pick-ups – Between 7:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. you may pick up your badge in the 6th Floor Learn Center. Acceptable photo ID required. 

Occasionally there will be a need to alter hours due to staff training sessions. Please check back often for any closures.