This page has information on marine communications radio options and resources for both commercial and recreational boats.

Commercial marine operators

You must carry a marine radio and communications equipment if operating a commercial vessel. 

Read more about marine radio and communications for commercial vessels.

Recreational boat users

You must carry marine communications equipment on your recreational boat. You don't have to carry a marine radio but it is recommended to keep you safe.

Read more about marine communications and radio for recreational boats.

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Last updated: 28 November 2017