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Sector Northern New England, South Portland Base

General Information


Sector Northern New England is located at 259 High Street in South Portland. It is approximately 15-20 minute taxi ride from the Portland Jet Port or bus station. Public bus service is not available.

Phone Number:

During working hours contact (207) 767-0320, After working hours contact the Operations Center at (207) 767-0303.

Mailing Address:

Please address correspondence to the following address
Commanding Officer
U.S. Coast Guard Sector Northern New England
259 High Street
South Portland, ME 04106-0007
Click here for our South Portland Office Map and Interactive directions.


Few parking spaces on the South Portland base are reserved. Those that are have signs, which clearly mark the owner's billet.

ID Cards:

The ID Card office is located on base.  Hours are Monday - Thursday 8:00 to 11:00 AM and 1:00 to 3:00 PM and Friday 8:00 - 11:00.  It is recommended you call if unsure of what paperwork is required. For more information call (207) 741-5424.

Active Duty must have their current ID Card. Dependents and dependents of Retirees must have a DD-1172 signed by the sponsor or sponsor must be present at the time the card is being issued. If your a newlywed, have a newborn child, have adopted a child or have a dependent over 21 and under the age of 23 in college, you will need to provide proper documentation.

Documentation: A marriage certificate, birth certificate, adoption papers or a letter from the school stating the student is in school full time including anticipated date of graduation.

Vehicle Decals:

The Coast Guard Vehicle Decal program has been discontinued and they are no longer issued.

Galley Hours/Menu Information:

The Sector's galley serves three meals daily. Meal hours are: Weekday hours: breakfast: 0630-0745, lunch: 1115-1215, dinner: 1630-1715. Weekend hours: breakfast 0700-0800, lunch and dinner are the same as during the week. Specific questions can be answered by dialing (207) 767-0379.

Coast Guard Exchange:

Located at 2112 Broadway Street, S. Portland which is approximately seven miles from the base.  The exchange offers a wide variety of items including Coast Guard uniforms. Call 842-9197 for times of operations and detailed information.

Sector Club:

The "Rusty Scupper" is an all hands club. It is used for large training sessions and social gatherings. It is a full-service club with a full bar and catering options. Authorized patrons can rent the club for receptions, dinners or dances. For reservations or any inquiries, contact the Club Manager at 207-767-0374.


An independent duty Corpsman handles all medical concerns for Sector personnel including Active Duty and Reservists.  The Medical office can be reached by calling the office at 207-767-0339.


The Local Housing Office handles referrals from Boothbay Harbor Maine to Portsmouth NH including the CGC Campbell, CGC Reliance and the CGC Tahoma.  You can contact our office by calling (207) 780-3071/3074.
Last Modified 1/12/2016