In any maritime emergency or incident, please call 999 and ask for Coastguard, or ‘Solent Coastguard’ via VHF Ch. 16.
Gosport and Fareham Inshore Rescue Service
Tel: 023 9258 4017
The phone number for the station above is not staffed routinely. You should use the contact form on this page if you wish to speak to someone from the Service.
Due to COVID-19, GAFIRS will not be able to discuss arranging any public talks or visits until at least July 2020. The station is closed to all visitors. We have also paused our recruitment drive to focus on our operational requirements.
You can use the form below to contact us. We kindly remind enquiriers that our management team are volunteers with full time jobs and it can take some time before we can get back to you. Please expect a reply within 5-7 days.
Urgent enquiries only can be sent to lifeboat @ gafirs.org.uk
Please use this form below, introduce yourself briefly and make sure to include a full postal address so we can send you an application pack. Please make your enquiry clear by making the first line of your message ‘Membership Enquiry’.
Please make sure you read the information on our ‘Volunteer’ page before enquiring.