How to Contact the Coast Guard

Coast Guard Office of Port & Facility Compliance Cyber Branch (CG-FAC-1) - CG-FAC will provide clear and timely regulations, policy and direction to Coast Guard Operational Commanders and other maritime stakeholders to achieve maritime safety, maritime security and environmental stewardship.


Coast Guard 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.

  • To contact CG-CVC please email and include "ATTN: Cyber" in the subject line.


Coast Guard Maritime Cyber Readiness Branch (MCRB) - Investigates Marine Transportation System-related cyber incidents and makes recommendations to Coast Guard Cyber Command and Captains of the Port for remediation actions based on the assessed risk.

  • For non-urgent requests, email MCRB at
  • For urgent requests or to report a cyber incident or suspicious cyber activity, contact the National Response Center at 800-424-8802


Coast Guard Office of Waterways & Ocean Policy (CG-WWM) - Develops and oversees the execution of operational planning, policy, and international engagement at the strategic level. Additionally, it establishes and maintain relations with interagency partners and maritime stakeholders to support policy development, and resource acquisition. Ensures the alignment within mission areas to optimize mission execution as the recognized international leader of Maritime Safety, Security and Stewardship.


Request Cyber Protection Team (CPT) Assistance

If you wish to request assistance from a Coast Guard Cyber Protection Team, please email the Maritime Cyber Readiness Branch at to make your request.