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Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance (CG-CVC)

Formerly Office of Vessel Activities CG-543


The Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance (CG-CVC) develops and maintains policy and standards, for the prevention activities of the Coast Guard to achieve Marine Safety, Security, and Stewardship mission success. The Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance includes policy experts in domestic, foreign, and fishing vessels as well as merchant mariner credentialing.

Meet the Chief of Commercial Vessel Compliance:

Captain Kyle McAvoy

Chief of Commercial Vessel Compliance
United States Coast Guard

Contact the Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance:

Office of Commercial Vessel Compliance (CG-CVC)
U.S. Coast Guard, Stop 7501
2703 Martin Luther King Jr Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20593-7501

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Last Modified 6/29/2015