Advice on staying safe when at sea
The Jersey Coastguard provides a 24 hour, 365 day service in order to aid the preservation of life and vessels at sea.
We follow UK Coastguard service standards in terms of training and service provision, and our performance indicators show that we are delivering consistently reliable results.
Links on what to do in an emergency at sea and on the shore
Advice for owners of sail and motor boats including passage planning, essential safety equipment and the pre-season checklist.
Some tips for staying safe if you are spending time on the coast or exploring the shoreline and causeways around the island.
Safety information for kayaking, boardsports, jet-skiing, coasteering and shore angling.
The Coastguard Safety Identification Scheme (C-SIS) is a free initiative that allows users to register any vessel or equipment, which is not included in the local ships registry, with Jersey Coastguard.