Ground Handler Application

If you are interested in learning more Ground Handling at Dublin Airport or wish to apply for a role in this area, please review the information below

Ground Handler Application

All ground handlers must obtain a Grant of Approval, prior to commencing operations at Dublin 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.

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Dublin Airport Requirements

In addition to the Groundhandling Approval from the Commission, applicants are also required to satisfy the particular requirements of the airport operator at the relevant airport at which it is proposed to engage in groundhandling activities. A Groundhandling Requirements Form must be completed and submitted to Dublin Airport.

Ground Handlers are also required to comply with the Rules of Conduct for operating at Dublin Airport. For more information on these requirements, please contact us at