RNLI shops, museums and the College will open as Government guidance allows. Lifeboat stations remain operational but are not open to visitors.

RNLI Dart Lifeboat Station

Dart Lifeboat Station

Established in 1878, Dart Lifeboat Station re-opened in 2007 after being closed for 111 years. It currently operates a busy D class inshore lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Dart Lifeboat Station

5.13pm 18 September 2021
11.42pm 13 September 2021
6.36pm 28 August 2021
11.00am 22 August 2021
8.28pm 11 August 2021
8.03pm 11 August 2021
9.39am 10 August 2021
3.34pm 8 August 2021
6.09pm 7 August 2021
3.05pm 6 August 2021
1.33pm 6 August 2021
1.27pm 6 August 2021
12.00am 5 July 2021
4.39am 22 June 2021
5.53pm 12 June 2021
2.13pm 12 June 2021
8.59am 4 June 2021
8.18pm 3 June 2021
1.06pm 2 May 2021
12.18pm 27 April 2021

Today's weather

19°C Rain
Min: 12°C Max: 19°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Dart Lifeboat Station
Coronation Park
North Embankment

Station phone number

01803 839224


Disabled Access

Visiting times

To arrange a visit to the station please contact Kevin Murphy, Lifeboat Visits Officer, using the Contact us link on the station website


RNLI Shop 9 South Embankment (Ground Floor)

Shop phone number

01803 832423

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News and media from Dart Lifeboat Station

Article Rescue
Dart and Torbay RNLI called to power boat on fire in Start Bay
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Article Rescue
Dart RNLI launches twice in quick succession
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Article People
Dart RNLI launch to rescue stranded walkers
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Article Lifeboats
Dart RNLI launch to the aid of a motorboat that had hit rocks
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