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

5.08pm 20 June 2022
6.24am 18 June 2022
11.46am 14 June 2022
10.51am 14 June 2022
8.00pm 14 April 2022
9.46pm 2 April 2022
1.25am 5 March 2022
1.25am 5 March 2022
11.11am 27 February 2022
11.07am 27 February 2022
2.31pm 29 January 2022
10.51pm 22 January 2022
10.51pm 22 January 2022
5.45am 22 November 2021
9.44am 21 October 2021
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

Today's weather

13°C Rain
Min: 11°C Max: 13°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

Article Schools and young supporters
Schoolgirl shares her future plans of becoming a RNLI lifeboat crew member
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Article Lifeboats
Three callouts in 24 hours for Peterhead RNLI lifeboat crew
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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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