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Advertising

Looking to advertise in the terminal? Look no further. Clear Channel Airport Advertising can be reached at: (800) 648-8437 and can tell you about the advertising opportunities within the airport.

Rates and Charges

The St. Joseph County Airport Authority has established airport rates and charges annually for all persons, firms, or corporations doing business on airport property.

Real Estate

Thank you for your interest in doing business at South Bend International Airport. When Airport property is available for lease, it will be listed below. For more information, please contact Kerianne Linn, Properties Manager.

Building Permit Application

A building permit is required for all new construction, or any alteration, modification, addition, or subtraction, to any leased space (whether owned by the St. Joseph County Airport Authority or private entity).

Download and view the Building Permit Application for South Bend International Airport.

For more information, or to inquire if a project will require a permit,  please contact Kerianne Linn, Properties Manager.

Taxi Procedures

All taxis servicing SBN are licensed and authorized by the City of South Bend and approved by the St. Joseph County Airport Authority to operate on airport property. For specific information regarding taxi procedures at SBN, please contact Kerianne Linn, Properties Manager.

Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) Program

The St. Joseph County Airport Authority has established an Airport Concession Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) program in accordance with regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), 49 CFR Part 23.

It is the policy of the Authority to ensure that ACDBEs as defined in Part 23, have an equal opportunity to receive and participate in concession opportunities.

The 2020-2022 ACDBE goals can be viewed here. Please contact Kerianne Linn with any questions.

Airport Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program

The St. Joseph County Airport Authority has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program in accordance with regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), 49 CFR Part 26.

It is the policy of the Authority to ensure that DBEs as defined in Part 26, have an equal opportunity to receive and participate in bid opportunities.

View or download the DBE program policy goals for 2019-2021 here.

A draft of the 2022 – 2024 DBE program policy is available for review. Comments can be emailed to Kerianne Linn by September 28, 2021.

For more information, please contact Kerianne Linn, Properties Manager.

RFPs and RFQs

Heavy Duty Airport Snow Removal Vehicle:
Technical Specifications
General Requirements
General Terms & Conditions
Contractors Bid for Public Work – Form 96