The IMRF brings together and represents the world’s maritime search and rescue organisations, including voluntary and governmental organisations as well as suppliers to the sector, to improve maritime SAR capabilities worldwide.

We have 130 members in over 50 countries. IMRF Members support each other and share knowledge, experience, expertise and innovations through our programme of webinars, conferences, meetings, events, forums and other activities. 

Our membership is constantly growing so if your organisation would like to join us, please complete our membership application form here, or contact us at [email protected]

IMRF Members List (as of 11 June 2024)

Abidjan Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre/Directorate General of Port & Maritime Affairs

Agency for Maritime & Coastal Services - Vloot DAB Aland Islands Lifeboat Society Antigua & Barbuda Search & Rescue Organisation
AntiSink Antwerp Fire Department Aquatic Rescue Voluntary Association of Venezuela Arctic Airboats Ltd
Armed Forces of Malta Ascension Island Sea and Land Rescue (AISLR) Association For Rescue At Sea Atlantic Pacific International Rescue
Bangladesh Marine Academy Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement Bulgarian National Maritime Search and Rescue Association Cabo Verde Coastguard
Caister Volunteer Lifeboat Service Ltd. Caribbean Maritime Safety Association Canadian Coast Guard Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary (National)
Canadian Lifeboat Institution Centre D'Etude Et De Pratique De La Survie (CEPS) China Diving and Salvage Association (CDSA) China Rescue and Salvage Bureau
CITRO Citizens Rescue Organisation of Curaçao CM Hammar AB Coastal Nations Coast Guard Auxiliary Coastguard New Zealand
Corps of Volunteer Rescue Boats Dacon Dalhousie University, Department of Industrial Engineering Danish Sea Rescue Society

Department of Fire and Emergency Services - Australia

Directorate General of Coastal Safety - Turkey Emergency Response and Rescue Corps - Malta Emergency Response Team Seychelles
Estonian Lifeboat Institution Estonian Police and Border Guard Board Estonian Voluntary Maritime Rescue Organization Finnish Border Guard
Frequentis German Life Saving Society German Maritime Search and Rescue Service German Society for Maritime Emergency Management
Ghana Maritime Authority Global SAR Resources SDN BHD The Finnish Lifeboat Institution HamiltonJet
Hansen Protection Hellenic Rescue Team Herfring Marine The Japan Association of Marine Safety
Hong Kong Fire Services Department Hong Kong Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre Hong Kong Sea Cadets Honorary Maritime Lifeboat Association
Humanitarian Maritime Rescue Icelandic Association for Search and Rescue Inmarsat
Irish Coast Guard Italian Federation of Aquatic Rescue ITUS Sports & Safety Jersey Lifeboat Association
JNBS Chile JRCC Southern Norway Kenya Life Saving Federation Latvian Beach Lifeguard Association

LEPL Maritime Transport Agency of Georgia, Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia (Georgia MTA) Liberia Maritime Authority

Lifeboat Station Arbon

Limerick Search and Rescue Service
Marendento Rescue

Marine Offshore Safety Training - South Shields Marine School

Marine Rescue New South Wales

Maritime and Coastguard Agency - UK MCA

Maritime Safety Training Centre - Finland

Media Broadcast Satellite GmbH

Migrant Offshore Aid Station

Ministry of the Sea, Transport & Infrastructure - Maritime Safety Directorate - Croatia Monrovia Regional Maritime Rescue
Coordination Center (MRMRCC) (Member of ATLAFCO)
National Rescue Society of Italy National Sea Rescue Institute of South Africa
National Search and Rescue Center - UAE French National Sea Rescue Society Neptune Marine Solutions Ltd Netherlands Coast Guard
NIMASA - RMRCC Lagos Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue OCDC Bulgaria

Ocean Fisheries Department - Morocco

PARA Marine Search & Rescue Polish Maritime Search and Rescue Service Portuguese Life Saving Institute Proactiva Open Arms
Public Safety Training & Response Group The Rainforest RCC Bermuda Regional Academy of Marine Sciences and Technologies (ARSTM)
Rescue Academy/Salvamento Academy Rescue Coordination Centre - New Zealand Rheinmetall Electronics GmbH Royal Canadian Marine Search & Rescue (RCM-SAR)
Royal National Lifeboat Institution Royal Navy International Maritime Training Team Royal Netherlands Sea Rescue Institution SANAS Maderia Lifeboats
Schnoor Sea Angel Brazil Institute Sea Watch Shanghai Sun Glory Marine Co. Ltd.
Shipping & Transport College of East Africa Sierra Leone Life Saving Society SII Tech SIOETC
SOS Mediterranee - France South African Search and Rescue Organisation St. John Rescue Corps Surf Life Saving Australia
Surf Life Saving Kariaotahi Inc Surf Life Saving New Zealand Swedish Coast Guard Swedish Maritime Administration
Swedish Sea Rescue Society The Britannia Steam Ship Insurance Association Europe Toronto Search and Rescue Town of Oakville Water Air Rescue Force
Uruguayan Navy US Coast Guard Vava'u Volunteer Maritime Response Association Viking Life-Saving Equipment A/S
Virgin Islands Search and Rescue Water Safety Ireland Water Safety New Zealand WR Leading
Yellow Scorpion