PPR Requests & Out of Hours Indemnity

All airports operated by Argyll and Bute Council are strictly PPR.
Prior Permission Requests can either be made by calling 01631 572910 or by completing and submitting the request form below. PPR requests for Oban Airport will only be accepted for arrivals during normal opening hours as published in the AIP. Aircraft departures will not be permitted within 15 minutes of notified airport closing time. (**)

You and your passengers can now enjoy complementary cycle hire at Oban Airport during normal operating hours. Please contact Airport reception for details.

  • PPR requests for Coll and Colonsay  airports will only be permitted outside times of the scheduled air services.
  • An ETA must be submitted with a definite time and date.
  • PPR must be requested and confirmed prior to any planned arrival.
  • Simply PPR before departure to get here.

All airport users are kindly reminded that High Visibility clothing is mandatory airside.
(**) Unless the pilot is in possession of a valid Argyll Air Services 'Out of Hours Indemnity Permit' or 'Holiday Voucher.'

Pilots wishing to visit Oban should be aware that AVGAS will not be available until further notice. JETA1 is unaffected.


Pilots wishing to visit Argyll and Bute Council Licensed Airports outwith notified operational hours must be in possession of a valid Argyll Air Services 'Out of Hours Indemnity Permit' or 'Holiday Voucher.'
Download an Out of Hours Indemnity Permit / Holiday Voucher Form - Application >


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PPR Request

Pilots wishing to visit Oban should be aware that AVGAS and JETA1 will not be available until further notice.
  • Flight Information

  • Date Format: DD slash MM slash YYYY
  • Enter your expected arrival time (GMT)
  • Aircraft Information

  • Overnight, Short Stay, Fuel Stop, etc
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.