About Us

Marine Region is responsible for preserving order in the waters of Hong Kong which includes

  • Maintaining the integrity of Hong Kong’s Boundary of Administration;
  • Preventing and detecting crime;
  • Assisting with the enforcement of port and maritime regulations;
  • Preventing illegal immigration and smuggling;
  • Conducting search and rescue operations;
  • Providing a casualty evacuation service;
  • Assisting the Director of Marine in implementing the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code, and,
  • Assisting with the promotion of sea safety and enforcement of related legislation.