• Jewel Changi Airport and HUB & SPOKE has reopened to the public on 14 June 2021. 

    As for Changi's terminals, access will continue to be restricted only to passengers with air tickets and essential airport workers till further notice. This is to allow airport workers additional time to adapt to new staff zoning measures announced earlier.

    Drivers dropping off or picking up passengers should keep to departure kerbside or arrival pickup areas respectively. Entry to terminal building is not allowed.

    Changi Airport remains open for air travel during this period. Passengers should contact their airlines if they have questions on their travel plans.

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AIRFIELD DRIVING PERMIT (ADP)

Steps to obtaining an ADP

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1. Applicant must possess at least a valid Class 3 Driving License issued by Singapore Traffic Police or equivalent State Driving License issued by a Regulatory Authority recognised by the country of issuance.

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2. Attend the Airfield Rules and Regulation Course conducted by CAG approved training centres below:

Singapore Airport Terminal Services Limited
SATS Maintenance Centre, 34 Changi North Crescent, Singapore 499614
+65 65482011


DNATA Singapore Pte Ltd
50 Airport Boulevard
Singapore Changi Airport, Singapore 819658
+65 6511 0152

 

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3. Register for an account and book an appointment here with the Airside Driving Centre (location Airside, Terminal 2, below F50). Please bring along the original copies of the following:

a. Completed Application for Airfield Driving Permit Form, with the necessary documents. For more information, please refer to the Conditions of Application attached in the application form.
b. NRIC/Work permit
c. Class 3 Driving License issued by Singapore Traffic Police or equivalent State Driving License issued by a Regulatory Authority recognised by the country of issuance
d. Airport Pass

You may book for your Airfield Rules Test (theory test) during the registration process.

 

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4. Pass the Airfield Rules Test, by understanding the contents of the Airside Driving Theory Handbook which you may download here.

 

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5. Book for the Airfield Driving Safety and Compliance Test (practical test), conducted by a driving examiner. Your employer must provide a Class 3 motor vehicle that is in good mechanical condition and posses a valid Airfield Vehicle Permit.

 

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6. Upon passing the Airfield Driving Safety and Compliance Test, you may apply for the Airfield Driving Permit. The permit will be valid for 1 or 2 years period.

 

Renewal of ADP

Airfield Driving Permit can be renewed three months before their expiry. To renew your Airfield Driving Permit, kindly attend the Airfield Rules and Regulations Refresher Course conducted a CAG approved training centre.

Training Centres

Singapore Airport Terminal Services Limited
SATS Maintenance Centre, 34 Changi North Crescent, Singapore 499614
+65 65482011


DNATA Singapore Pte Ltd
50 Airport Boulevard
Singapore Changi Airport, Singapore 819658
+65 6511 0152

Kindly attached the relevant documents and submit to Airside Driving Centre. Book an appointment here after three working days from day of documents submission.

For more information, please refer to the Conditions of Application attached in the application form.

AIRSIDE VEHICLE PERMIT

Procedure to obtain an Airside Vehicle Permit (AVP)

Registration of New Vehicle

1. Send in the completed Registration of New Vehicle form to avp.adc@changiairport.com. You may download the form here.

2.   Attach a copy of:

  • Vehicle log card or equipment specification for non-LTA registered vehicle
  • A coloured photo of the vehicle (4 views: front, sides, back).
    • Entire body of the vehicle down to the waist and front portion of the vehicle shall be painted white, except for operational vehicles belonging to government agencies.
    • Vehicles belonging to CAG Airport Emergency Service Division shall be marked with the distinctive colour of the Airport Emergency Service Division.
    • Horizontal surface of the vehicle body to reflect the company’s logo, bearing company’s name at the lower half of the body.
    • For construction vehicles, the body colour need not be white If there is a checkered flag (red and white) displayed at the highest point of the vehicles.
    • For vehicles entering the taxiway and runway, the entire body of the vehicle must be painted yellow.
    •  Tenancy Agreement, if you are parking in the airside when the vehicle or equipment is not in use

Application take 3 working days for processing. You will be issued with an approval letter once the vehicle is registered.

 

Application of Airfield Vehicle Permit

1.   Upon receipt of the approval letter, you may book appointment here,  to apply for the AVP at Airside Driving Centre with the following documents:

  • Completed Application Form for Airfield Vehicle Permit
  • Approval letter
  • Insurance covering Changi Airport Airside
  • Vehicle log card or equipment specification for non-LTA registered vehicle
  • Inspection certificate issued by vehicle inspection service provider licensed 6by Land Transport Authority of Singapore. Certificate is valid for three (3) months from date of inspection
  • Obstacle light specifications
  •  MOM LM certificate & operator’s certificate for scissors lift, boom lift and crane
  •  Tenancy Agreement, if you are parking in the airside when the vehicle or equipment is not in use
  • Commissioning Certificate in line with SAOM/JIG (for new CHIPS & JAS bowsers and dispensers only)
  • CAAS height restriction approval letter for lifting cranes

For more information, please refer to the Conditions of Application attached in the application form.

TEST BOOKINGS

Booking of Tests

Booking of Tests

Booking of Tests

Please book the Theory and Practical test dates with the Airside Driving Centre in advance.

Theory tests:

Conducted: Monday to Friday

Languages available: English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil

Practical tests:

Conducted: Monday to Friday

Languages conducted in: English only

Driving Test Fees

Airside Driving Permit Fee (SGD)
1 year validity 10.70
2 years validity 21.40
Airfield Rules Test 5.35
Airfield Driving/ Safety-Compliance Test 12.84

CONTACT US

Singapore Airport Terminal Services Limited (SATS)

20 Airport Boulevard Changi Airport

Singapore 819659

Tel : 6548 2011

 

SATS Maintenance Center

34 Changi North Crescent,

Singapore 499614

Tel : 6548 2011

 

SATS Airfreight Terminal 5

level 4, HCD "My Space"

Singapore 819830

Tel : 6548 2011

 

dnata Singapore Pte Ltd(dnata)

50 Airport Boulevard Changi Airport

Singapore 819658

Tel : 6511 0152

 

To access related documents and forms, please click here

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