Skip to Content Skip to Search Skip to Utility Navigation Skip to Top Navigation Skip to Content Navigation
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos National Laboratory links to site home page
Delivering science and technology to protect our nation and promote world stability

Badge Office

The central point where badges are issued to employees and official visitors.


Badge Office location

As the central point where badges are issued to employees and official visitors, the Badge Office is located on the second floor of the Otowi Building (TA-3, Bldg. 261).
Badge Office map

Badge Office hours

Monday-Friday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: Closed 11 am - 12:30 pm

Badge requirements

  • US citizen employees must present a photo ID and proof of US citizenship. See Security Smart on Proof of United States Citizenship for the Badge Office (pdf).
  • Foreign national guests and employees must have an approved visit and present a valid passport and documentation of US legal status and work authorizations.
  • Official visitors are those who have been invited by a Laboratory or contractor host employee. It is the host's responsibility to take care of any necessary badges or access permission and arrange to meet guests at a designated place. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Institutional Visits and Events, the Badge Office, or your host.

For more information about obtaining a badge, refer to New-Hire Process.

Learn more about the Lab's implementation of the RealID Act and requirements.

Innovations for a secure nation

Novel rocket design flight tested

Novel rocket design flight tested

The new rocket fuel and motor design adds a higher degree of safety by separating the fuel from the oxidizer, both novel formulations that are, by themselves, not able to detonate.

» All Innovations


Contact LANL

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1663
Los Alamos, NM 87545

Journalist Queries
Communications Office
(505) 667-7000

Directory Assistance
(505) 667-5061

All Contacts, Media

Inside | Terms of Use, Privacy | Site Feedback
Visit Blogger Join Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter See our Flickr Photos Watch Our YouTube Videos Find Us on LinkedIn Find Us on iTunesFind Us on GooglePlay