Marine Safety/Lifeguards Department

Our Mission

To provide the highest quality safety services in the coastal and aquatic environment for the public through prevention, education, rescue, medical aid, outreach, beach management, and enforcement.

Contact Information

Seal Beach Marine Safety headquarters is located at:
888 Ocean Avenue
Seal Beach, CA 90740

PHONE

Business: (562) 430-2613
Junior Lifeguard: (562) 431-1531
Emergency: (562) 431-3567 or 9-1-1
Fax: (562) 592-8560

EMAIL

Chief Joe Bailey: JBailey@sealbeachca.gov
Lieutenant Chris Pierce: CPierce@sealbeachca.gov
Marine Safety Office Nick Bolin: NBolin@sealbeachca.gov
Junior Lifeguard Coordinator: Juniorlifeguard@sealbeachca.gov

Hours of Operation

The Marine Safety Department is staffed 365 days per year. The hours of staffing change seasonally and use the following guidelines:

SUMMER (JUNE-SEPTEMBER):
Monday through Thursday / 8 am to 8 pm
Friday through Sunday / 8 am to 10 pm

FALL (OCTOBER-NOVEMBER):
Monday through Sunday / 8 am to 6 pm

WINTER (DECEMBER-MARCH):
Monday through Sunday / 8 am to 5 pm

SPRING (APRIL-MAY):
Monday through Sunday / 8 am to 6 pm

These hours may be extended without notice to accommodate special events or dangerous conditions.

For assistance outside of the Marine Safety operating hours, please call Seal Beach Police Department Dispatch at (562) 594-7232 or 911 for emergencies.