Canadian Coast Guard


Services and information


Navigation by region, charts, marine communications and conditions, navigation aids, traffic services and icebreaking.

College and careers

Canadian Coast Guard College, seagoing and shore-based careers, student employment, volunteer and current job openings.

Search and rescue

Coast Guard search and rescue communications systems, global cooperation, funding and volunteers.

International partnerships

Canadian Coast Guard events, activities and collaboration.


Canadian Coast Guard fleet of marine vessels and helicopters, services and procurement strategy.

Maritime security

National and international systems, projects and organizations enhancing Canada’s maritime security.

Environmental response

Marine pollution reporting, Coast Guard and international responses and polluter responsibility.

The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc
The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc

Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard

Jeffery Hutchinson
Jeffery Hutchinson

Canadian Coast Guard Commissioner


Government of Canada activities and initiatives

Battle of Britain Ceremony 2017

The RCAF marks the 77th anniversary of the Battle of Britain with a ceremony at the Gatineau-Ottawa Executive Airport on September 17 at 10 a.m.

Apply now for the #PMYouthCouncil

The deadline to be considered for the next selection round of the PM’s Youth Council members is Sunday October 1st, 2017!

New 2016 Census data are now available!

Statistics Canada released the fourth round of data from the 2016 Census of Population. These new data continue to enhance Canada’s statistical portrait by providing information on individual, family and household income for various levels of geography and demographic groups.