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

Peterhead Lifeboat Station

Peterhead Lifeboat Station

Peterhead Lifeboat Station is located on the most easterly point of mainland Scotland and operates in the UK’s largest mackerel and herring port. It currently houses a Tamar class all-weather lifeboat.
RNLI pager on a chart with a pair of dividers

Latest lifeboat launch

Recent launches from Peterhead Lifeboat Station

5.35pm 21 September 2021
5.03pm 16 September 2021
10.12pm 31 August 2021
4.16pm 11 August 2021
4.03pm 11 August 2021
9.18pm 27 July 2021
5.46pm 17 July 2021
10.14pm 12 July 2021
10.06pm 12 July 2021
1.07pm 23 June 2021
9.31pm 17 June 2021
5.50pm 6 June 2021
12.20am 5 June 2021
12.16am 5 June 2021
11.10pm 23 April 2021
2.45pm 30 March 2021
2.36pm 30 March 2021
2.14pm 28 February 2021
4.32pm 5 February 2021
4.32pm 5 February 2021

Today's weather

14°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 14°C
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Visitor information and facilities

Station address

Peterhead Lifeboat Station
West Pier
AB42 1DZ

Station phone number

01779 473331


Parking, disabled parking, disabled access

Visiting times


News and media from Peterhead Lifeboat Station

Peterhead RNLI
Article Rescue
Peterhead RNLI launch to a swimmer in difficulty in Boddam Harbour
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Peterhead RNLI volunteers rescue a climber
Article Lifeboats
Peterhead Lifeboat launches to seriously injured climber near Bullers of Buchan
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Peterhead volunteer lifeboat crew assess a small vessel which had signalled for assistance
Article Sea safety
Peterhead lifeboat assists a small pleasure fishing vessel near Boddam Harbour.
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