Spill Reporting

All pollution, or threats of pollution in the Marine Environment must be reported.

The reporting number is: 1-800-889-8852 or contact any Coast Guard Marine Communications and Traffic Service (MCTS) at:

  • Comox MCTS: 250-339-3613
  • Prince Rupert MCTS: 250-627-3074
  • Tofino MCTS: 250-726-7312
  • Vancouver MCTS: 604-666-6011
  • Victoria MCTS: 604-363-6611
  • Marine Channel 16 VHF

When calling in a Spill Report, you will may be asked to provide the following information:

  • Your name
  • Telephone number
  • Location of the spill
  • Quantity of the spill
  • Type of product spilled
  • On scene weather

Report a marine pollution incident in other regions