Any person that does not have a valid red/grey ASIC and has an operational reason to access the Security Controlled Area must obtain a Visitor Identification Card (VIC) and be escorted by the holder of a valid red/grey ASIC at ALL times.

If you're seeking a Visitor Pass, please visit Vehicle Access Gate V23, located outside on the eastern end of the T1 International Terminal (click here). Access requests for existing card holders can be made by emailing:

Please complete the ASIC Application Form electronically and bring a printed copy of the form to your appointment. ASIC Application and Renewal Forms can be found on this page.

Please remember that all visitors must be escorted at ALL times by a person with a valid ASIC.

Returning your Visitor Identification Card (VIC)

A VIC Pass must be returned to the Cairns Airport ID & Access Office when it expires or it is no longer required. If you fail to return your Visitor Pass penalties may apply and this will affect your ASIC application and further access.

Lost, Stolen or Destroyed VIC

If your VIC Pass is Lost /Stolen or Destroyed you will need to inform the Cairns Airport ID & Access office within 7 days and complete a Statutory Declaration.  Please contact the office for the paperwork.