All non-commercial activities on Airport property require prior review and approval of the Airport Director. The permitting process requires a minimum of five business days. Requests are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Areas of availability are very limited and all activities are prohibited beyond the security checkpoints or on the airfield itself.

Office hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

John Wayne Airport Approval:

  • Download Non-Commercial Permit Application and Regulation
    (doc | pdf)
  • Download Non-Commercial Permit Insurance Document
    (doc | pdf)
  • For more information, please contact:
    Cheryl Waters at (949) 252-5048.

Orange County, California, Code of Ordinances Title 2, Public Facilities, Division 1 - Airports, Article 6.- Non-Commercial Activities

Members of the News Media are requested to contact Airport Media Relations.