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Conditions of use

The Conditions of Use document details the terms and conditions that apply to flights operating at the airport.

The document includes:

  • Definition of terminology
  • Operational conditions
  • Payment terms
  • Data requirements
  • Schedule of charges for:
    • Landing
    • Departing passengers
    • Parking
    • Peak/Off-peak
    • Noise and weight categories
    • Rebates

Glasgow Airport Conditions of Use (306KB PDF)

Glasgow Airport Sundry Charges (218KB PDF)

For general enquiries about operating from Glasgow Airport, please contact us on 0141 848 4744.

Commercial property

Did you know that the property team at Glasgow Airport manages a diverse property portfolio?

This includes offices, airside support facilities, airline lounges, warehouses, airline desks, ground handling accommodation, fuel facilities, crew reporting centres and aircraft hangars.

Effective management of the property portfolio is vital to the operation of the airport, with our customers heavily reliant on the availability of accommodation and our quality of management.

Why Glasgow Airport?

There are numerous benefits to locating your business at Glasgow Airport, many unique to our fantastic location just 7 miles from Glasgow city centre:

  • Lease flexibility
  • On-site customer-focused property management
  • Dedicated on-site support
  • A corporate address instantly recognisable worldwide
  • Access to customers and business partners 24 hours a day
  • Access to key airport operations 24 hours a day
  • Access to food outlets and shops 24 hours a day
  • Access to utilities & services designed to keep a major airport running 24 hours a day
  • Comprehensive transport links
  • Hotels on campus

If you would like further information, please email: glasgowproperty@glasgowairport.com

Accommodation to let

Why not contact us to find out what we can offer you? We have space available in our Administration office block and also within the pre & post security areas of the terminal.

We can offer serviced office accommodation on an all-inclusive basis so that means your rates and utility bills are included in the cost. For many smaller companies and organisations, this is a very cost-effective arrangement as not all office accommodation is leased on an all-inclusive basis.

If you would like further information about what airport property is currently available, please email: glasgowproperty@glasgowairport.com

We would be delighted to show you round and answer all your questions. Glasgow Airport isn’t just an airport – it’s a great place for doing business. 

Airfield operations

We are responsible for providing all Airside users a safe and efficient experience, if your company has any requirement to operate Airside at Glasgow then you will come into contact with us.

Airfield driving permits

If your company requires to have drivers operating in the airside areas of Glasgow Airport this page is for you.

Here you can download all the application forms and instructions that you require along with frequently updated airside maps (you must ensure that all of your vehicles carries this map at all times when airside), the forms include the main application form, a medical questionnaire and certificate that requires to be completed by a medical professional such as occupational health or a doctor, a DVLA consent form.

Only when your fully completed application pack has been returned to us via email or post, can we supply you with course times and dates.

Please read the application pack carefully and ensure that the applicant, the medical professional and you as the sponsor have completed the forms, they must be signed and dated.

Instructions & Maps (Please read thoroughly)

Driver permit instructions (PDF 147KB)

Course details (PDF 219KB)

Revision K Aide (PDF 1151KB) 

Rev K Airfield Area Map (PDF 2272KB)

DVLA D796 Consent Form (PDF 63KB)

 

Forms that require full completion

Airside Driver Application (PDF 146KB)

Airside Medical Application (PDF 119KB)

DVLA D796 Consent Form (PDF 63KB)

We would encourage you to return the Application, Medical Declaration and the DVLA form D796 via email, as this will minimize paper waste and ensure a faster response time following our verification. Please return your scanned application documents to airfield_operations@glasgowairport.com

Course dates will only be supplied following verification of all of the above documentation, any errors, omissions or unsigned documents will not be processed until fully completed.

It is advisable therefore that your driver training and medicals are planned well in advance to avoid any disruption to your business needs.

Please click on the training dates in the calendar below to show details and duration of each course. All courses start at 09:30 prompt.

When you have your training date confirmed by Airfield Operations, Please click on the date in the calendar, the pop up box will display “Course Joining instructions” you should print these off and give them to the applicant to bring on the day of training.

Email: airfield_operations@glasgowairport.com

Click here to view the driver training calendar

Control of contractors

This notice is directed at all external companies or Airport business partners, who as Contractors, engage or plan to engage in any work activity on Glasgow Airport Limited premises

Important information for Contractors working at Glasgow Airport Limited

It is particularly aimed at company individuals who are responsible for organising labour to attend the airport for breakdowns, maintenance and service visits for example.

It also sets out the processes to be adopted before, during and after your visit to the airport. Therefore, could all of our external companies and business partners please ensure that the attached information and guidance are read and understood and that the appropriate application forms are used for notification back to us before your company’s involvement in any work activity at Glasgow Airport Limited.

This is more important when any Contractor activity is required to be done out with our normal business hours of Monday to Friday between 0800 and 1600hrs and timely pre-notification is needed to enable us to organise, plan and facilitate your visit here.

General contact information

Glasgow Airport Limited

Control of Contractors Office

Engineering Department

Arran Avenue

Paisley

PA3 2ST

T: +44 (0)141 848 4295 / 4866

F: +44 (0)141 848 4946 / 4301

E: derek_haldane@glasgowairport.com M: +44 (0)7920 806042

E: scott_steel@glasgowairport.com M: +44 (0)7770 736577

Application forms

Contractor Task Assessment Form (44KB DOC)

This form is to be used in support of your own Company’s risk assessments and method statements together with the appropriate insurance documentation.

Application for Contractor ID Pass Form (43KB DOC)

All contractors employed to carry out works on the Airport premises must be in possession of a valid Contractor ID Pass issued by Glasgow Airport Engineering Department. A 30 minute booking slot must be made for the issue of these passes following a health and safety induction session. This is normally done during our normal business hours.

Out of Hours Work Notification Form (35KB DOC)

Any contractor working outwith our normal business hours which are Monday to Friday between 0800 and 1600 will be required to pre-notify us of their intention to attend out of normal hours working.

Application for permit forms

Application for Fire Alarm Isolation (30KB DOC) 3 days notice required

Required when working on any fire alarm system or if the work involves the creation of dusty atmospheres such as disturbing ceiling tiles, hot works or physical impact.

Application for Hot Work Permit (34KB DOC) 3 days notice required

Any work activity which causes heat, sparks, flames or smoke and which includes any welding, brazing and grinding will require a hot work permit.

Application for Crane Operations Permit (57KB DOC) 30 days notice required

Companies and contractors who require to operate cranes and lifting equipment within 6 kilometres of the airport and at heights of more than 10 metres or that of surrounding structures or trees, must apply for a crane operations permit.

Application for Services Clearance Permit (56KB DOC) 5 days notice required

For any work that involves excavation, piling, drilling or any other work activity that penetrates into the ground surface.

Application for Fire Barrier Re-instatement (53KB DOC) 3 days notice required

For any work which requires openings to be formed for services through fire walls or barriers. Fire barriers and compartmentation zones must not be breached without the Airport’s approval

Further information and guidance

Control of Contractors Registration Procedures (304KB PDF)

This document sets out the procedures to be adopted for all contractors who intend to visit or work here.

Control of Contractors Office Location Map (1,002KB PDF)

All contractors are required to report here for registration procedures, safety inductions, Contractor ID Pass issues and for any Permits to Work.

Insurance Requirements (34KB PDF)

Contractors must submit appropriate Third Party Liability insurance documentation to cover the areas where they will be working. For Airport Landside areas, a minimum of GBP5m indemnity is required. For Airport Airside internal areas a minimum of GBP10m and for Airport Airside external areas, a minimum of GBP50m indemnity would be required.

Procurement

At Glasgow Airport, our procurement team works with suppliers to deliver maximum value in the procurement of all goods and services, while ensuring that the highest possible standards are maintained.

Our Procurement Policy

Glasgow Airport adopts a clear, concise and fair contracting policy – see below:

Procurement Policy (144KB PDF)

Sustainable Procurement Policy (170KB PDF)

Contact Procurement

For supplier enquiries, please contact:

Procurement Department

Glasgow Airport

Erskine Court

St Andrew’s Drive

Paisley

PA3 2SW

For invoicing or payment issues, please contact the Business Support Centre Customer Services

Tel: 0141 585 6000

Email: businesssupportcentre@heathrow.com

Airlines & tour operators

If you are considering expanding flights and looking at Scotland as your next network point, Glasgow Airport would be happy to discuss the incentives we have available to encourage you to fly from/to Glasgow. 

At Glasgow Airport we believe in a true, longterm partnership with our airlines and tour operators. This helps both partners to grow the route network and develop at apace that is right for the market accompanied by a bespoke incentive package and dedicated marketing support. 

To discuss your plans please contact the Glasgow Airport Airline Business Development Team on  +44 (0)141 848 4130. 

Advertising at the airport

Advertising at Glasgow Airport is a sound investment offering high footfall combined with high dwell time - your adverts will really stand out. 

There are advertising opportunities at Galsgow Airport to suit all campaign aims and budgets. Ranging from high impact large format sites to campaign 6 sheets and pan airport digital screens. There are also unique promotional spaces within the terminal for passenger engagement with your products. 

To discuss advertising at the airport contact J C Decaux on 0141 891 8114.

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