Auckland Coastguard Incorporated has a heritage that dates back to 1935.

It is the longest serving unit in Coastguard Northern Region as well as the the largest unit in the country, with more more than 150 volunteers dedicated to providing the boating public of Auckland with a swift and reliable search and rescue service.

Coastguard Auckland exists to recruit, train and lead a team of volunteers to perform marine rescues to world's best practice.


Visit our About Us section for more information on our unit's VesselsSponsors and how you can Contact Us.

Legal Name Auckland Coastguard Incorporated
Charity Number    CC24814

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