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Certified Service Provider Program (CSPP) - Certified Service Provider License Agreement (CSPLA)

What is it?

The CSPP is an important tool to improve the safety and security objectives at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The goal of the CSPP is to certify individuals and/or businesses providing specific services at LAX that result in high quality customer service, vehicle and equipment safety, facilities use and employee training.

What are the key requirements for a CSPLA?

  • A contract with an airline, tenant, recognized consortium and/or Certified Service Provider (CSP) at LAX
  • Have, or demonstrate the ability to secure, appropriate operational space at LAX
  • Demonstrate capacity to perform contracted services without the use of subcontractors

Who should apply ?

  • Companies that provide airfield and terminal services to an airline, tenant, recognized consortium, and/or CSP client at LAX
  • Airlines, tenants, and/or recognized consortiums that service other airlines, tenants, and/or recognized consortiums at LAX

Who should not apply ?

  • Construction contractors
  • Companies contracted by LAWA (for any service)
  • Companies contracted by government agencies (for any service)
  • LAWA Concessionaires contracted to provide services at LAX, per competitive bid process
  • LAWA Contracted Vendors
  • Airlines providing services for themselves
CSPLA Application 
Please submit your CSPLA application and save and email a copy with attachments to:
PDF-Fillable Application

Companies are encouraged to review the Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q. Page) page. For questions and comments about CSPP, please contact Airfield Permits at airfieldpermits@lawa.org or at (424) 646-5880


CSPLA Application Status 
CSPLA Applicants     


CSPP Reference Materials
CSPP PowerPoint Presentation    LAWA Risk Management Insurance Compliance Services   
CSPP Brochure    LAX Airline & Terminal Map   
CSPP Regulated Services    LAX Parking Map   
CSPP Implementation Schedule    LAX Wheelchair Service Providers Contact List   
CSPP FAQ    CSPP Policy, Requirements & Administrative Processes   
CSPLA Processing Timeline    CSPP Monthly Administrative Fee Schedule 
LAWA CSPP Contact List  LAX Annual Motor Vehicle Operating Program (MVOP) 
GEIP Program    CSPP Workshop & Application Deadline Schedule   
SAFE Program    Board Resolutions   


CSPLA Sample Documents & Forms
Letter of Intent    Company Authorization Letter   
Letter of Verification    Services & Locations   
Monthly Accounting Report    Work Experience   
CSPLA Blanket Agreement    Application Checklist   
Agency Violations Form    Facilities & Lease Space Information   
Employee Break Rooms    Additional Leasing Information   
Airfield Vehicle Parking    LAX Alternative Fuel Report   
Vehicle Inventory List    Equipment Inventory List   
Contractor Responsibility Program Package     Sublease/License Confirmation Letter


LAWA Contracting Resources
Risk Management Services    Airfield Permits Office   
Commercial Development Group    First Source Hiring   
Business Job and Resources Center    LAX Rules and Regulations   
Security Badge Office    LAX Alternative Fuel Vehicle Requirement   
Procurement Services