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Gate Hours

Front Gate Hours: 
24/7 and holidays for authorized patrons

Back Gate Hours: 
M-F 0500 - 0830 and 1500 - 1730 
Closed holidays

Base Pass 
To obtain a base pass to visit Naval Base Guam, have your sponsor accompany you to the Visitor Control Center outside the main Navy base front gate in Santa Rita. Please bring the following items:

  • Personal identification
  • Destination
  • Dates of visit
  • Length of stay


If you are driving your vehicle onto the base please provide the following:

  • Valid driver's license
  • Vehicle registration
  • Proof of insurance
  • Rental paperwork (rental vehicles only)


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                   
Press Release 12-012-apvd

Naval Base Guam enforces 100% ID check

Santa Rita, Guam (Aug. 27, 2012) – In alignment with Department of Defense Anti-Terrorism Force Protection regulations, as of September 3rd Naval Base Guam (NBG) will join Navy installations world wide enforcing a 100% ID check to increase the accountability of who enters Navy installations and housing areas and to ensure the safety of the installations and the people living and working there.

All persons 16 years and older in a vehicle entering a Navy installation must show an authorized Department of Defense (DoD) Common Access Card (CAC), a military dependent identification card, or an authorized pass issued by the NBG Visitor Control Center (VCC).

 United States citizens lacking such identification can visit the VCC with their sponsor who can request a pass. On a week-end or holiday the sponsor can request a pass for their visitor at the NBG main gate but may encounter a considerable delay while the visitor background check is conducted. Sponsors are encouraged to request visitor passes in advance at the VCC.Clearance for foreign national visitors must be requested at the VCC and at least a week in advance of the anticipated visit.

Individuals considered authorized to sponsor visitors aboard the installation are:                     

* Active duty military and retired military personnel and their qualified dependents 16 years and older.

* National Guard, reservists and their qualified dependents 16 years and older.

* DOD civilian and DOD retired civilian personnel.

* Disabled American Veterans (DAV) and their qualified dependents 16 years and older.

* Delayed Entry Program Identification Card.


People holding RapidGate credentials are not authorized to sponsor persons onto any Navy installation.

The VCC is located outside the main Naval Base front gate and open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m and Wednesday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m..

Passes issued at the VCC are valid week-days and week-ends for the main NBG base, NBG housing areas, Naval Hospital (NAVHOS) and NBG Telecommunications Site(NTCS).

Passes to access NTCS can be requested at the NTCS Pass & ID twenty-four hours a day seven days a week and are valid for that base only.

Passes to access NAVHOS can be requested at the NAVHOS Pass & ID Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. and weekends 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and are valid for that base only.

The maximum number of persons per visit that can be sponsored by one authorized person is equal to the maximum single vehicle occupancy allowed to accommodate all personnel wearing seatbelts. All visitors must be personally known to and escorted by their sponsor throughout their visit on base. Sponsors are responsible for the conduct of their guests, including enforcing the on base no-photography regulation.

For more information please call 339-1280 or 339-1380

Groups wishing to visit historic and cultural sites on the Navy base, please contact the Naval Base Guam Public Affairs Office at 339-2663.


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