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MRCC Tórshavn is a Maritime Rescue Co-ordination Center and operates closely with and in the same locations as Tórshavnradio.
MRCC Tórshavn initiates and co-ordinates search and rescue (SAR) on Faroes sea territory under responsibility of the Ministry of Fisheries. Co-operation agreements have been made with different parties such as Atlantic Helicopters, Joint Arctic Command and also with neighbouring countries for co-operation.  (SAR assets in the Faroe Islands)
Other duties are to receive oil pollution reports from Faroese sea territory, patient transportation, receive ISPS reports from ships, and issue  
Nav. Warnings .
Normal operation area is from 200 nautical miles from the coast line or to the centerline between countries.

The center is manned 24 hrs a day the whole year.

MRCC Tórshavn
100 Tórshavn


+298 35 13 00  Emergency


+298 35 13 02 


+298 35 13 01


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