Canadian Coast Guard

Navigation services, search and rescue, fleet, college, jobs and contact information.

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The CCGS Terry Fox on icebreaking standby in Gascoyne Inlet, Nunavut.

2019 Arctic operations for the Canadian Coast Guard complete

2019-12-02 - News release

A summary of our operations in the Arctic region this winter.

Remotely operated vehicle

Inshore Rescue Boat Crews Wrap up 2019 Operations

2019-09-04 - News release

The program’s Ontario season closed on September 4, 2019.

Services and information


Regional maps and charts, navigation aids, waterways management and marine services fees.

Coast Guard college

The Canadian Coast Guard College, careers, student work and volunteering.

Search and rescue

Incident reporting, safety systems and equipment, and maritime search and rescue service delivery.

Environmental response

Preparing and responding to marine pollution, make a report and international cooperation.


Icebreaking centres, services, fees, photos and response-time commitments.

Marine communications and traffic services

Safety and navigation-related services for vessels, boaters and fishers.

Maritime security

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


Marine vessels and helicopters, services, design and construction.

Wrecked, abandoned or hazardous vessels

About the program, compliance, funding, inventory, risk assessment and how to report a problem vessel.

Corporate information


The Honourable Bernadette Jordan
The Honourable Bernadette Jordan

Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard


Mario Pelletier
Mario Pelletier

Commissioner of the Canadian Coast Guard


Career opportunities with MCTS Iqaluit

Learn more about working in our new Artic region.

Helicopter donations
Photo of a Search and Rescue boat

Our decommissioned helicopters give engineering students hands-on experience in aircraft maintenance.

Student opportunities
Promotion for the college

Browse our upcoming students job opportunities.

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