REQUESTING ACCESS TO JBM-HH
When requesting base access online:
- Online access request applications are for a 24-hour pass only.
- Please request online no more than 14 days ahead or less than three days prior to the date access is needed.
- One email address can be linked to one active request at a time.
- You can submit a pass request using Gmail; however, due to Gmail's advanced security settings, the emails
containing approved passes may get sent to spam or be blocked entirely.
- If you do not receive an email response within 24 to 72 hours, check your spam folder.
- Active requests begin when you enter your information online and end when the pass expires.
- If approved, you will receive your pass via email. It MUST BE PRINTED when you come to the installation.
- If you do not get an email response within 24 to 72 hours, get a denial, or have any questions call the VCC during regular business hours at 703-696-0186/0189 for assistance.
Request a 24-hour base access pass by visiting: https://pass.aie.army.mil/jbmhh/
JOINT BASE ACCESS FAQS
What kind of ID should I always have with me when visiting the joint base?
You must have one form of authorized photo identification such as State Identification Cards/Drivers Licenses, Passports, Non-DoD Common Access Cards, and Green Cards. All documents must be original – no copies or digital versions.
Do minors need to request base access?
Minors who are 17 years of age and younger do not need post access however, they must be accompanied by a parent, guardian or visiting the installation for authorized group activities.
What gates can I use as a visitor to JBM-HH?
Visitors may only use the Hatfield Gate on the Myer campus and 2nd Street Gate on the McNair campus.
What if I need a pass for longer than one day?
Take your current active pass or go directly to the VCC during regular operating hours, they can assist you. Make sure you have one form of authorized photo identification such as State Identification Cards/Drivers Licenses, Passports, Non-DoD Common Access Cards, and Green Cards. All documents must be original – no copies or digital versions. You must all have an authorized reason for post access and/or an authorized DoD sponsor.
What if I do not have a pass and need to get on base outside regular business hours?
Bring one authorized photo identification, such as original documents of State Identification Cards/Drivers Licenses, Passports, Non-DoD Common Access Cards, and Green Cards, to either the 2nd Street Gate (McNair campus) or Hatfield Gate (Myer campus) and you will be directed to in-lane vetting with law enforcement. If approved, you will receive a 24-hour post access pass.
Visitors may be able to shorten the process by prefilling out and printing the Request for Installation Access Form. Each passenger in the vehicle (18+) must complete a copy of the request form. Answer the questions in Section A: blocks 1-10a (continue if a non-US Citizen) are mandatory. Block 11, mark Event Attendee. Section C is mandatory.
What if I have an active base access request but need another one or need extend my current one?
Do not submit another online request. Call or stop by the Visitor Control Center during regular business hours.
How can DoD civilian retirees access the base?
DoD civilian retirees who do not have a DoD ID card must follow the base access procedures outlined on this page to access JBM-HH. Civilian Retiree Identification (ID) Cards are no longer issued or a valid form of identification to access military installations.
What are the hours of operation for the Visitor Control Center?
The VCC at Hatfield Gate (Myer campus) is open from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. It is closed on Sundays.
The VCC at 2nd Street Gate (McNair campus) is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and is closed on weekends.
Both VCCs are closed on federal holidays.
What if I have further questions regarding base access to JBM-HH?
When in doubt, we invite you to always invite you to reach out to the VCC at 703-696-0186/0189 for assistance.
How can I register for pedestrian access to Henry Gate?
Henry Gate is open to all DoD ID card holders; however, you MUST REGISTER your ID in advance. Please visit or call the Visitor Control Center at Hatfield Gate (Myer Campus) during regular business hours. The phone number is 703-696-0186/0189.
How do Uber/Lyft Drivers access the base?
All Uber, Lyft, and taxi drivers who do not have a DoD ID card are required to follow the same base access procedures as visitors.
What addresses do I need to navigate to the Visitor Control Centers?
When using a navigation system, use the following addresses:
VISITOR CONTROL CENTER - HATFIELD GATE, MYER CAMPUS (VCC)
29 Carpenter Road
Fort Myer, 22211
VISITOR CONTROL CENTER - 2ND STREET GATE, MCNAIR CAMPUS (VCC)
1600 2nd Street SW
Washington, D.C., 20024
|Gate Name||Gate Description||Gate Sunday Hours||Gate Monday Hours||Gate Tuesday Hours||Gate Wednesday Hours||Gate Thursday Hours||Gate Friday Hours||Gate Saturday Hours|
|Wright Gate||Wright Gate is located on the Myer Campus at Marshall Drive and North Meade Street, off Route 110. It may be accessed by DoD card holders.||5 a.m. - 11 p.m.||5 a.m. - 11 p.m.||5 a.m. - 11 p.m.||5 a.m. - 11 p.m.||5 a.m. - 11 p.m.||5 a.m. - 11 p.m.||5 a.m. - 11 p.m.|
|Henry Gate||Henry Gate is located on the Myer Campus at Route 50 and North Pershing Drive and is accessible to pedestrians with registered DoD ID cards only - no vehicles.||24/7||24/7||24/7||24/7||24/7||24/7||24/7|
|Henderson Hall||Henderson Hall Main Gate is located at South Orme Street and Southgate Road and is accessible to DoD ID card holders.||6 a.m. - 7 p.m.||6 a.m. - 7 p.m.||6 a.m. - 7 p.m.||6 a.m. - 7 p.m.||6 a.m. - 7 p.m.||6 a.m. - 7 p.m.||6 a.m. - 7 p.m.|
|Hatfield Gate & VCC||Hatfield Gate is located on the Myer Campus at the intersection of 2nd Street South at Route 27 (Washington Boulevard). This gate has a Visitor Control Center and may be accessed by DoD ID card holders, commercial vehicles and visitors.||24/7||24/7||24/7||24/7||24/7||24/7||24/7|
|2nd Street Gate & VCC||The 2nd Street Gate is located at 4th and P Streets on the McNair Campus of JBM-HH. It has a Visitor Control Center and may be accessed by DoD ID card holders, commercial vehicles, and visitors.||closed||8 a.m. - 4 p.m.||8 a.m. - 4 p.m.||8 a.m. - 4 p.m.||8 a.m. - 4 p.m.||8 a.m. - 4 p.m.||closed|