SALT LAKE CITY DEPARTMENT OF AIRPORTS
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Providing Ground Transportation in Salt Lake City
To begin the process of registering a new ground transportation company for operations within Salt Lake City, you must first register your company name with the Utah State Department of Commerce.
Once this step is completed, you must secure a Salt Lake City Business License for providing Ground Transportation Service.
Next, you must register your company with the Salt Lake City Department of Airports Ground Transportation Administration Office. You will need to complete a "Ground Transportation Registration Form and provide it, along with your documentation from the Utah Department of Commerce and Salt Lake City Business Licensing. These documents may be emailed to SLCAirportGT@slcgov.com, faxed to 801-908-7220, mailed to or brought into the Salt Lake City Department of Airports Ground Transportation Administration Office. Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm (closed 12:00-1:00 and holidays).
Mailing address and office location:
Salt Lake City Department of Airports
Ground Transportation Administration
218 North 2200 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Once you have completed the registration of your company, you must register with the Salt Lake City Department of Ground Transportation and have inspected any and all vehicles that will be used to perform Ground Transportation Services within the corporate limits of Salt Lake City, Utah.
To register a vehicle with the Ground Transportation Administration Office, you must obtain an appointment for each vehicle that you wish to register. Appointments can be made through an email request at SLCAirportGT@slcgov.com, or by calling the office at 801-908-7204 or 801-908-7205. You will be scheduled a 30 minute appointment for the vehicles inspection and will be required to bring with you all required documents for the inspection, including:
State registration and licensing documents
Certificate of Liability for Insurance in the amounts required by Salt Lake City Ordinance.
Vehicle seating capacity 1-15 passenger requires a minimum automobile liability amount of $1.5 million.
Vehicles with a passenger seating capacity of 16 or above require a minimum automobile liability amount of $5.0 million.
All policies must name Salt Lake City Corporation as a secondary insured.
(see linked checklist)
Current Salt Lake County Vehicle Emissions Inspection.
Along with the inspection of these required documents, the vehicle will be inspected to assure that it meets all requirements of inspection outlined in the Rules and Regulations associated with Salt Lake City Ordinance 5.71.150.
It is important that you understand the Ordinances and Rules and Regulations under which you must operate within Salt Lake City Corporate limits. You can find all associated Ordinance and Ground Transportation Department forms referenced or linked above at the Airport website. All forms and associated Ordinance and Rules and Regulations are also linked below:
Ground Transportation Ordinance 66 of 2014, 5.71
Ground Transportation Ordinance 67 of 2014, 5.72
Ground Transportation Ordinance 68 of 2014, 16.60
Ground Transportation Rules and Regulations
Ground Transportation Insurance Checklist
Ground Transportation Registration Form