Contact Us

To Report a Maritime Emergency or Incident

7 days a week / 24 hours a day

Search and Rescue

1-800-463-4393 VHF Channel 16 156.8 MHz
418-648-3599 MF Frequency 2182 kHz
Cellular *16 ASN Channel 70

Distress and safety radiotelephone procedures (to be displayed beside radiotelephone)

Marine Pollution, Oil Spills or other Pollutants,
Aids to Navigation Discrepancies (buoy, fixed aid, light)


All the Search and Rescue Centers in Canada

For Other Information on the Canadian Coast Guard

For information on Job Openings and Career Opportunities

For media:

418-648-5474 or
Note: Only inquiries from the media will receive a response.
You can also visit the Media Room of Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Web Contact:

Please copy the URL of the pages you refer to in your e-mail.

Send us your comments and suggestions

For questions or comments of a general nature regarding the Canadian Coast Guard:

418-648-2239 or

To contact the regional Assistant Commissioner

Canadian Coast Guard
CCG Regional Headquarters
105, McGill Street
Montréal, Quebec H2Y 2E7
Telephone: 514-283-0050
Fax: 514-283-0056