25 October 2018 — Corporate information
Information about applying for jobs with the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA).
25 October 2018 — Guidance
Information about volunteering for the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA).
4 January 2019 — News story
A man was seriously hurt, although alive he was in a precarious position on cliffs on St Kilda, on the Outer Hebrides, Scotland with a 200 foot drop below him.
Stornoway coastguard helicopter captured this amazing scenery after being called to rescue a fallen walker with a leg injury.
9 January 2019 — News story
Coastguard has advised the public to avoid the coastal path and base of the cliff between Oxwich Church and Oxwich Point at Oxwich Beach after a rock fall.
1 February 2019 — News story
Lowered down 296ft, it must have been the longest 2 minutes and 55 seconds for one lucky climber who waited while our coastguard winchman was lowered down.
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We work to prevent the loss of life on the coast and at sea. We produce legislation and guidance on maritime matters, and provide certification to seafarers.
MCA is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Transport.
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Contact Form: HM Coastguard and Marine Offices
Emergency contact number for the nearest coastguard
0203 817 2000
For General enquiries
+44 (0)7810 528504
Note that this service is for Urgent Technical Enquiries that require action out of office hours only and for enquiries on registration of ships, seafarer’s certification see the list provided here: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/maritime-and-coastguard-agency/about/access-and-opening
023 8032 9197
+44(0)29 2044 8813
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+44(0)29 2044 8866
7:30am to 6:00pm, Monday to Friday.
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