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.


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

1 year since Canada Child Benefit took effect

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau marks one year since the Canada Child Benefit took effect during a visit to the Mont-Joli Municipal Day Camp in Quebec.

Atlantic Immigration Pilot

Become a designated employer and hire a skilled worker or international graduate.

Wildfires in British Columbia

Blurred image of a busy city community with people walking across a street. Image in yellow and orange tones overlaid with outline of a transparent maple leaf.

Forest and wildfires can cause extensive damage and put lives in danger.