Marine Channels (Canada)

Last Updated: December 10, 2018, 11:41 am

Frequencies

Maritime Operations

Marine VHF 1-87
Channels listed here are the Canadian recognized 25kHz spaced channels from 1 to 87, and are the most widely used. Some channels are not available in all areas or regions and are noted as such in the description field

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
156.05000 M Marine 1 TX Ch 1 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
160.65000 B Marine 1 RX Ch 1 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
156.10000 M Marine 2 TX Ch 2 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
160.70000 B Marine 2 RX Ch 2 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
156.15000 M Marine 3 TX Ch 3 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
160.75000 B Marine 3 RX Ch 3 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
156.20000 BM Marine 4A Ch 4A - Canadian Coast Guard - authorized stations FM Transportation
156.25000 M Marine 5 TX Ch 5 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
160.85000 B Marine 5 RX Ch 5 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
156.30000 M Marine 6 Ch 6 - Intership Safety - primary working FM Transportation
156.35000 M Marine 7 TX Ch 7 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
160.95000 B Marine 7 RX Ch 7 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
156.40000 BM Marine 8 Ch 8 - Intership - commercial FM Transportation
156.45000 BM Marine 9 Ch 9 - Intership-Ship/shore FM Transportation
156.50000 BM Marine 10 Ch 10 - Intership-Ship/shore - commercial FM Transportation
156.55000 BM Marine 11 Ch 11 - Vessel Traffic System FM Transportation
156.60000 BM Marine 12 Ch 12 - Vessel Traffic System FM Transportation
156.65000 M Marine 13 Ch 13 - Bridge to bridge - Safety of Navigation FM Transportation
156.70000 BM Marine 14 Ch 14 - Vessel Traffic System FM Transportation
156.75000 M Marine 15 Ch 15 - EPIRB Buoys FM Transportation
156.80000 BM Marine 16 Ch 16 - International Distress/Safety/Calling FM Transportation
156.85000 BM Marine 17 Ch 17 - Vessel docking/maneuvering FM Transportation
156.90000 M Marine 18 TX Ch 18 - Port Operation (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.50000 B Marine 18 RX Ch 18 - Port Operation (Shore TX) FM Transportation
156.95000 M Marine 19 TX Ch 19 - Port Operation (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.55000 B Marine 19 RX Ch 19 - Port Operation (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.00000 BM Marine 20 Ch 20 - Port Operation FM Transportation
157.05000 M Marine 21 Ch 21 - Port Operation (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.65000 B Marine 21B Ch 21B - Canadian Coast Guard - Weather Broadcasts FM Transportation
161.65000 B Marine 21 RX Ch 21 - Port Operation (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.10000 BM Marine 22A Ch 22A - Coast Guard working FM Transportation
157.15000 M Marine 23 TX Ch 23 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.75000 B Marine 23 RX Ch 23 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.20000 M Marine 24 TX Ch 24 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.80000 B Marine 24 RX Ch 24 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.25000 M Marine 25 TX Ch 25 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.85000 B Marine 25 RX Ch 25 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.30000 M Marine 26 TX Ch 26 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.90000 B Marine 26 RX Ch 26 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.35000 M Marine 27 TX Ch 27 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.95000 B Marine 27 RX Ch 27 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.40000 M Marine 28 TX Ch 28 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
162.00000 B Marine 28 RX Ch 28 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
156.02500 M Marine 60 TX Ch 60 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
160.62500 B Marine 60 RX Ch 60 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
156.07500 BM Marine 61A Ch 61A - Canadian Coast Guard FM Transportation
156.12500 BM Marine 62A Ch 62A - Canadian Coast Guard FM Transportation
156.17500 BM Marine 63A Ch 63A - Intership-Ship/shore - commercial FM Transportation
156.22500 M Marine 64 TX Ch 64 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
160.82500 B Marine 64 RX Ch 64 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
156.27500 BM Marine 65A Ch 65A - Port Operation (Canadian Coast Guard) FM Transportation
156.32500 BM Marine 66A Ch 66A - Marinas - British Columbia FM Transportation
156.37500 BM Marine 67 Ch 67 - Intership-Ship/shore FM Transportation
156.42500 BM Marine 68 Ch 68 - Intership-Ship/shore - non-commercial FM Transportation
156.47500 BM Marine 69 Ch 69 - Intership-Ship/shore FM Transportation
156.52500 BM Marine 70 Ch 70 - Digital Selective Calling - Distress and Safety FM Transportation
156.57500 BM Marine 71 Ch 71 - Vessel Traffic System FM Transportation
156.62500 M Marine 72 Ch 72 - Intership FM Transportation
156.67500 BM Marine 73 Ch 73 - Intership-Ship/shore FM Transportation
156.72500 BM Marine 74 Ch 74 - Vessel Traffic System FM Transportation
156.77500 BM Marine 75 Ch 75 - Port Operations, Ship Movement FM Transportation
156.82500 BM Marine 76 Ch 76 - Port Operations, Ship Movement FM Transportation
156.87500 BM Marine 77 Ch 77 - Pilotage - vessel docking/manoeuvers FM Transportation
156.92500 BM Marine 78A Ch 78A - Intership-Ship/shore - commercial FM Transportation
161.57500 B Marine 79B Ch 79B - Commercial Fishing - Receive only FM Transportation
157.02500 BM Marine 80A Ch 80A - Intership-Ship/shore - commercial FM Transportation
157.07500 BM Marine 81A Ch 81A - Port Operation (Canadian Coast Guard) FM Transportation
157.12500 BM Marine 82A Ch 82A - Port Operation (Canadian Coast Guard) FM Transportation
157.17500 BM Marine 83A Ch 83A - Intership/Port Operation (Canadian Coast Guard) FM Transportation
161.77500 B Marine 83B Ch 83B - Weather Broadcasts (Canadian Coast Guard) FM Transportation
157.22500 M Marine 84 TX Ch 84 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.82500 B Marine 84 RX Ch 84 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.27500 M Marine 85 TX Ch 85 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.87500 B Marine 85 RX Ch 85 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.32500 M Marine 86 TX Ch 86 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.92500 B Marine 86 RX Ch 86 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
157.37500 M Marine 87 TX Ch 87 - Ship/shore - telephone (Ship TX) FM Transportation
161.97500 B Marine 87 RX Ch 87 - Ship/shore - telephone (Shore TX) FM Transportation
Marine Data
AIS and other data technologies are listed here

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
161.97500 BM Marine 87B Ch 87B - AIS - Automatic Identification System Telm Data
162.02500 BM Marine 88B Ch 88B - AIS - Automatic Identification System Telm Data