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Federal and State Point-of-Contacts

For additional information, please contact the appropriate federal or state point-of-contact. If you are unsure who is the appropriate contact, please contact us.

+ United States - Government Contacts

U.S. Coast Guard Boating Safety Division 

The U.S. Coast Guard Boating Safety Division (CG-BSX-2) is dedicated to reducing loss of life, injuries and property damage that occurs on U.S. Waterways by improving the knowledge, skill and abilities of recreational boaters. Please visit

Members of the media can find out more information by contacting their nearest Coast Guard public affairs office.

Commandant (CG-BSX-2)
U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters
2703 Martin Luther King, JR Ave SE
Stop 7501
Washington, DC 20593-7501

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation with over 400 lake and river projects in 43 states and over 370 million visitors per year. Learn more at

Each Corps Division nationwide has a representative who serves on the National Water Safety Products Advisory Committee. Find your local representative.

Pam J. Doty CIG, CIT
National Water Safety Program Manager
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Public Affairs Directorate

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Public Affairs Directorate is proud to serve as the gateway for not only the public, but also our members who are looking to further their knowledge of the Auxiliary. Learn more.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

With more than 60,000 employees, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, CBP, is one of the world’s largest law enforcement organizations and is charged with keeping terrorists and their weapons out of the U.S. while facilitating lawful international travel and trade. Learn more.

+ Canada - Government Contacts

Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons (CPS-ECP)

Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons is a non-profit organization that has been connecting boaters for over 75 years and continues to play a major role in Canadian boating culture. Learn more at

888-CPS-BOAT or 888-277-2628

Canadian Safe Boating Council (CSBC)

The Canadian Safe Boating Council is in the business of promoting safe and responsible boating throughout Canada. Learn

416-840-8938 or

Transport Canada

Transport Canada is responsible for transportation policies and programs. It promotes safe, secure, efficient and environmentally-responsible transportation. Learn more at

Office of Boating Safety

Marine Safety and Security

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police is the Canadian national police service and an agency of the Ministry of Public Safety Canada. Learn more at Contact Media Relations at 905-876-9571.

Trade Associations
U.S. State and Territory Contacts