Ground Transportation Center Decal Information
The New Orleans Aviation Board (NOAB) has begun issuing “Airport Ground Transportation Center Vehicle Decals” for access the Ground Transportation Center (GTC) to “For Hire” and “Courtesy Vehicles”. All vehicles must be properly licensed by their respective jurisdictions and possess the following licenses: Convenience and Public Necessity Certificates (CPNC), Louisiana Public Service Commission (LPSC) licenses for the State of Louisiana (if applicable) and Department of Transportation (DOT/ICC) licenses (if applicable). Receipts showing payment for any of the aforementioned items or other required items WILL NOT be accepted in lieu of the required documents.
Any “For Hire or “Courtesy Vehicle” that does not possess an “Airport Ground Transportation Center Vehicle Decal” will not be allowed access to the GTC.
Transportation Network Companies (TNC) ie. Uber X and Lyft, operate under a permit and are not required to submit this form.
- Airport Ground Transportation Center Vehicle Decals
The Airport Ground Transportation Center Vehicle Decals shall is valid for one (1) year and will allow unlimited access to the GTC. Transportation Service providers will be required to acquire a decal for each vehicle in their fleet to access the GTC. Uber Black is required to comply with the same rules as any other CPNC holder.
- Special Event Pass
A Special Event Pass will be available to Transportation Service providers who require access to the GTC on a temporary basis or to allow for Temporary change in fleet size. The Special Event Pass will be valid for a ten (10) consecutive day event period and may be purchased at any time. Transportation Service providers will be required to acquire a pass for each vehicle in their fleet to access the GTC.
1. CPNC, LPSC, DOT, ICC license & associated documents
2. Occupational License
3. Authorized Vehicle List4. Vehicle Registration (each vehicle)
5. Vehicle Insurance Certificate
6. Vehicle inspection Report
The Airport Ground Transportation Center Vehicle Decal fee is $350.00 per vehicle, annually. The fee is nonrefundable and is not prorated.
The Special Event Pass is $50.00 per vehicle, per special event period and is nonrefundable or prorated. Vendors paying a percentage of revenue to the airport may be exempt from this charge.
The fee shall be due upon approval of application, and shall be made by money order or cashier’s check. No other form of payment will be accepted. The money order or cashier’s check shall be made payable to the New Orleans Aviation Board.
Hours of Operation
The Ground Transportation Department will issue Airport Ground Transportation Center Vehicle Decals by appointment only. Transportation Service Providers may make an appointment by calling 504-303-7590 between the hours of 9 a.m.- 4 p.m., Monday – Friday.
Additional Forms and Rules:
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Kenner, LA 70062
P.O. Box 20007
New Orleans, LA 70141
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