Restricted access to Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield is still in effect for AIE Pass, AIE Card, and Veteran's Health Identification Card (VHIC) holders*.  Passes that have been issued for Taxi/Ride Share, visitation or recreation are suspended until further notice.  For more information visit:
* Visitors using VHIC cards for access must first check in with the Visitor Control Center (VCC) at Gate 1 to register the card for entry access.
*Restricted Access*
1.       “Due to covid-19 and restrictions from the Commanding General, no visitor passes are available without an exception to policy letter from the Soldiers Company, Battalion, or Brigade Commander. 
2.      Contractors on official business and commercial vehicle drivers may obtain a pass from the commercial vehicle gate located on west 15th street (Gate 7C). 
3.      The trusted traveler status has been suspended meaning everyone in the vehicle needs to have a valid DoD ID card, or a visitor pass.”

How to get through the Stewart-Hunter gates:

If you don’t have a Military ID:

If you don’t have a Military ID, Report to the installation Visitor Control Center, a background check will need to be completed prior to entering installation.  Everyone 18 years and older will need a government issued ID (such as drivers’ license or passport).

If you have a Dependent ID:

No need to stop at the Visitor Control Center. You’re dependent military ID gets you on post without the need for a pass. Everyone over 18 in your car will need to show identification at the gate.

If you have a Military ID (CAC):

Simply show your CAC to the MPs when you come to scan your CAC when you through. You will have to show identification for everyone in your car over 18 years of age.

Ft Stewart


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Sunday Closed
Monday 05:00-17:00
Tuesday 05:00-17:00
Wednesday 05:00-17:00
Thursday 05:00-17:00
Friday 05:00-17:00
Saturday 05:00-17:00

BLDG 101
Fort Stewart Front Gate, West General Screven way
Fort Stewart GA 31314

Hunter AAF


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Sunday Closed
Monday 06:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 06:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 06:00 - 18:00
Thursday 06:00 - 18:00
Friday 06:00 - 18:00
Saturday 06:00 - 18:00

BLDG 1400
Montgomery St
Hunter Army Airfield GA 31409

Visitor's Pass Request


Can I Uber or Lyft on post?

All Taxi/Uber/Lyft drivers require a valid Fort Stewart/HAAFvisitor pass even if the fare is a DOD ID cardholder.

Taxi/Uber/Lyft companies are NOT authorized access to theinstallation as a Trusted Traveler.

Must be vetted and issued a VCC pass.

Drivers will be turned around.

Sponsorship requirements for all passengers who are non-IDcardholders apply IAW AR190-13.

Soldiers and Family members must be aware that they will becharged their current fare and have to arrange additional transportation fromthe Gate if they are picked up by an non-vetted driver.

Fort Stewart HAAF Firearms Regulation

Persons bringing firearms onto the installation must comply with Fort Stewart regulation 190-11’s rules requiring registration of all weapons on the installation, unless exempt. Persons bringing firearms onto the installation must also comply with the regulations carry and use requirements. Fort Stewart regulation 190-11 is punitive regulation and violations of it may result in administrative action or prosecution under the UCMJ. Civilians who violate this regulation may be subject to administrative action and criminal prosecution.

Welcome Home Ceremonies

All visitors 18 years old and older must have a visitor passissued from either Hunter Army Airfield or Fort Stewart visitor center. Bring your valid state issued ID or passportto have a background check completed. Everyone 18 years old and older must come inside to receive theirpass. Once you have cleared thebackground check, a pass will be issued.

How do I get on post if I don't have a Military ID?

You must apply for a visitors pass. The process is outlinedto the right.

Can I get on post with a dependent Military ID?

Yes. There is no need to stop at the Visitor Control Center if you have a dependent ID. Simply show your ID when driving through the gate.

What if I forgot my CAC or ID?

You have to go to the Visitor Control center to get a visitor pass if you don't have your military ID - or you can ask someone to bring it to you.

Do my passengers need a military ID?

All non-affiliated personnel, must have a visitor’s pass andgovernment issued photo ID in lieu of a military ID. The three steps forreceiving a pass are listed to the right.

Do my passengers need to get a background check?

All personnel gaining access to Fort Stewart and Hunter ArmyAirfield are required to have a military ID or a visitor pass. Backgroundchecks are completed when passes are processed.

Can I apply for a pass in advance?

Yes! You can apply for a visitors pass up to 30 days in advance. Call the Visitor Control Center for details.

What if my children have military IDs but I don't? Can I still get on post?

Yes, but you will need to get a pass through the Visitor Center.

I work for a Federal Agency. Is my ID valid?

Department of Defense (DOD) ID cards are accepted for access to the installation. All personnel are required to have a DOD ID card or a pass in order to be granted access.

I'm a state official with identification. Do I need a visitor pass?

Department of Defense (DOD) ID cards are accepted for access to the installation. All personnel are required to have a DOD ID card or a pass in order to be granted access.

Are the rules different for bike-riders?

No. All persons, including bike riders, either need a CAC or a visitor pass to get on post.

Can I use my VA ID to get on post?

Yes,but you must register the card inside the Visitor Center before it can be usedto access post.

Can I use my Gold Star ID to get on post?

No,but you can get a Survivor AIE card inside the Visitor Center that will be goodfor three years.

What if I'm getting married on post?

Provide a by name list of ALL guests, caters, etc. to the Visitor Control Center 2 weeks in advance. All visitors on the list will require proper identification or a DoD escort.

Are motor homes allowed on post?


Will the Guards search my car?

The Guards conductrandom car inspectionswe neversearch.


Obtaining visitor passes is now a somplified! Follow the three steps below for requesting a pass.

Step 1:

  • First, here are the forms you need:
               Form 2737-E-R
               AIE ETP Memorandum
  • Fill out the 2737-E-R and send it to your sponsoring unit commander or organization supervisor. We prefer you digitally fill it out.
  • Have your sponsoring unit or organization complete an AIE ETP Memorandum (example provided above).
  • Don’t have a computer? No problem! Download the Adobe Fill & Sign App and do everything from your phone.

Step 2:

Step 3:

  • The final step is easy! Simply wait 3 business days for processing your request. If you do not receive a phone call, your pass will be ready for you at the Visitor Control Center.