Protecting our coasts for future generations
Safer marine traffic
Developing effective marine safety systems, introducing regulations and policies to prevent marine incidents and ship-source pollution.
Stronger incident prevention and response
Preparing for all types of marine incidents, improving our ability to work with Indigenous Peoples, coastal communities, the marine industry, and scientists, being ready to respond effectively.
Better protected coastal ecosystems
Protecting and restoring marine ecosystems for future generations, introducing measures to protect marine species.
Stronger partnerships with Indigenous and coastal communities
Partnering with Indigenous Peoples and Canadians to improve our marine safety system, facilitating participation in engagement sessions and emergency marine response programs.
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Marine shipping in Canada is safer than ever. Our world-leading marine safety system is designed to prevent marine incidents and ship-source pollution, respond quickly and efficiently to marine incidents, and preserve and restores the local environment. #OceansProtectionPlan pic.twitter.com/KTNjtY6au5— Transport Canada (@Transport_gc) August 14, 2021