You will require this identification card if you are an aviation worker who requires frequent access to airside or landside secure aviation areas at a security-controlled airport. This is a type of transport security identification card, which shows that you have undergone a security check.
Secure areas include cargo and baggage handling facilities, air traffic control facilities, fuel storage areas and general aviation areas.
Workers requiring this card include those involved in controlling the movement of people, flights, vehicles and goods within airside areas. If you are involved in checking passengers or baggage handling, this card will be required regardless of the place of employment.