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Canada. Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Site: Kingston

Service: Canadian Coast Guard

Alternate Name OCR ; Search and Rescue Kingston/CCGS Cape Hearne
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
53 Yonge St
Kingston, ON K7M 6G4
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Intersection Richard St and Yonge St
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Not Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Provides information and assistance concerning search and rescue, pollution, navigational aids failure and marine emergencies
Hours Administration Mon-Sun 8 am-4 pm * on call 4 pm-8 am 
Search and Rescue Station Kingston Mon-Sun 24 hours April 1st-mid December
Areas Served Kingston
Boundaries SAR station Kingston upper St Lawrence River & Eastern Lake Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information * for ship safety information, contact Transport Canada at 613-545-8676 or 613-545-8692
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Emergency Rescue ; Environmental Hazards Cleanup ; Environmental Hazards Information ; Marine Conservation
Contact Information
Office Phone Administration 613-546-4418 * 24 hours Search & Rescue (SAR) 613-546-3527
Toll Free Phone Marine Pollution 1-800-265-0237
Crisis Phone Marine Emergencies (JRCC Trenton) 24 hours, toll free 1-800-267-7270
Fax SAR Station Kingston 613-546-9178
Primary Contact Greg Kingston/Jason Johnson, Commanding Officer; Phone: 613-546-4418
Other Details
Funding Federal
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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