Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Welcome to the 406 MHz Distress Beacon Website

This website provides all the information you need to know about using and registering 406 MHz distress beacons. 

Click here to begin registration.

Learn more about what 406 MHz distress beacons are, what to look for when purchasing or hiring a beacon and how to look after them when you do.  

There's a section explaining why and how to register a 406 MHz distress beacon and an explanation of what happens when you activate your beacon. 

Also included below are links to the answers to some of those essential questions that are most often asked by the public. 

Distress Beacons - Taking the search out of search and rescue


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