Certified Service Provider License Agreement (CSPLA)

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

What is it?

The CSPP and CSPLA were developed to advance airport safety and security by certifying individuals and/or businesses providing specific services at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The goal of the CSPP is to increase customer service quality, improve vehicle and equipment safety, optimize facilities use and enhance employee training at LAX.

What are the key requirements for a CSPLA?

  1. A contract with an airline, tenant, recognized consortium and/or service provider at LAX
  2. Currently have or in process of securing, appropriate operational space at LAX (excludes Food Service providers)
  3. Demonstrate capacity to perform contracted services without the use of subcontractors

Who should apply?

  1. Companies that provide airfield and terminal services to an airline, tenant, recognized consortium, and/or service provider at LAX
  2. Airlines, tenants, recognized consortiums and/or service providers that service other airlines, tenants, recognized consortiums and/or service providers at LAX

Who should not apply?

  1. Construction contractors
  2. Companies contracted by LAWA (for any service)
  3. Companies contracted by government agencies (for any service)
  4. LAWA Concessionaires contracted to provide services at LAX, per competitive bid process
  5. LAWA Concessionaires providing food and/or beverage services to airline lounges and/or consortiums at LAX, including companies providing food and/or beverage delivery services landside at 6. 6. LAX, are not required to secure a CSPLA
  6. LAWA Contracted Vendors
  7. Airlines providing services for themselves
CSPLA Application
LAWA is currently updating the CSPP Requirements to obtain a CSPLA, and will not be issuing any new Agreements until the Board of Airport Commissioners approve the proposed changes. For any questions, please contact the LAX Airfield Permits Office at (424) 646-5880 or airfieldpermits@lawa.org .

Active LAX Certified Service Provider Roster 
Active LAX CSP Roster

CSPP Reference Materials

CSPP Sample Forms & Templates


LAWA Contracting Resources


CSPP 16-Hour Emergency Preparedness Training Program

  1. City Ordinance 185321 - Living Wage
  2. City Ordinance 185356 - Worker Retention
  3. Sample CSPP EPT Sign-In Sheet
  4. Sample Training Calendar-MS Excel
  5. Sample Training Calendar-MS Word
  6. LAX Tarmac Delay Contingency Plan
  7. CSPEP Training Plan (Assessment Criteria)
  8. CSPEP Checklist
  9. LAWA EPT Curriculum Outline
  10. CSP EPT Letter of Intent (New CSP)
  11. 2022 CSP EPT Letter of Intent (Existing CSP)
  12. LAWA 1-Hour EM Training Course Requirements
  13. LAWA 1-Hour EM Training Course Certificate of Achievement Template
  14. CSPP EPT Vendors
  16. CSPP Orientation Contagious Disease
  17. CSPP Orientation Contagious Disease – Minimum Size
  18. CSP EPT Affidavit
  19. LAWA 1-Hour EM Training Course Videos Below:

For questions regarding LAWA specific emergency preparedness/response procedures, please contact the Emergency Management Division, Cassandra Heredia at (424) 646-5058.

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