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Ground Handling Applications

All ground handlers must obtain a Grant of Approval, prior to commencing operations at Shannon Airport.  All potential ground handling companies are required to contact the Commission for Aviation Regulation (CAR) who are the body responsible for issuing Grant of Approvals.  Their contact details are as follows:
 
Commission for Aviation Regulation
Ph: 00353 1 6611700
Fax: 00353 1 661 1269
Email: groundhandling@aviationreg.ie
Website: www.aviationreg.ie
 
Under the approval from CAR, ground handlers must also satisfy the requirements of the Airport Operations Director, Shannon Airport.  Therefore a Ground Handling Requirements Form must be completed in full – Shannon Ground Handling Requirements Form

Ground Handling Deptartment Contact Details:

Maria Clohessy
Operations & Services Administration 
Shannon Airport Authority
Shannon Airport
Co Clare
Ph: 00353 61 712208
Email: maria.clohessy@shannonairport.ie
 

Please note all ground handlers are required to comply with the Rules of Conduct for operating at Shannon Airport.