Pass Control Information

There are over 220 active companies at Edmonton International Airport (EIA). Most of these companies which operate at EIA rely on the Pass Control Office to assist employees with the Transport Canada security clearance process. The Pass Control Office operates on an appointment-based system for the Restricted Area Identification Card (RAIC) applications and processing.


Who needs to book an appointment?

  • New applicants who do not hold any form of pass
  • Any pass holder exchanging a temporary pass (RAP) for a permanent one (RAIC)
  • Pass holders renewing their Transportation Security Clearance
  • Pass holders updating their RAIC information


It’s easy to book an appointment!

To book your Pass Control session please call: 780 890 8377



07:00 to 17:00 (Monday to Friday; Closed Holidays)

Walk-ins Tuesday and Thursday between 07:00 to 15:00 (subject to change without notice)

*Appointments are required for processing of the applications and printing passes, but everyone is welcome to try the walk-in sessions.

If you can’t make your appointment, you must provide the Pass Control Office with at least 24 hours notice.



Room 03-076

North Mezzanine Level, Main Terminal Building


For More Information:

Phone: 780 890 8377


What do applicants need to do?

The best way to make your experience at pass control easy and quick is to double-check your forms are filled out correctly and that you have all the documents you need when you go for your appointment. Visit the Required Original Documents page to find out what documents you need to bring to your security appointment.


Pass Control Forms:

The forms that you will need to fill out are here.