Base Charleston

U.S. Coast Guard Base Charleston


Command Center: (843) 740-7070 Option: 1

Officer of the Day: (843) 514-4203

Personnel Support: (843) 740-7070 Option: 3

House Hold Goods: (843) 740-7070 Ext 3609

Education Services Officer: (843) 740-3160 Ext 3036

Facilities Engineering: (843) 740-3160

Electronics System Support Detachment: (843) 740-7070 Option 7

Health, Safety and Work-Life: (843) 740-3147

Naval Engineering: (843) 740-7070 Option: 4

Comptroller/Base Operations: (843) 740-3167

Port Services: (843) 412-9250

Procurement and Contracting: (843) 740-7070



To report a maritime distress situation in the greater Charleston area,
please call the Coast Guard Sector Command Center at:

(843) 740-7050

Mission Support Specialties

Personnel Support includes the management of the regional Servicing Personnel Office (SPO) processing pay transactions, housing program, transportation of household goods, and other administrative personnel support services to include transient personnel management. 

Facilities Engineering provides facility infrastructure maintenance and environmental management support services to all tenant commands in Charleston and N. Charleston, SC. 

Electronics System Support Detachment supports our operational partners by maximizing readiness through the installation, maintenance, and repair of Coast Guard standard C4IT systems, providing timely and comprehensive depot level support. 

Health, Safety & Work-Life  fleet liaison support readiness services provides health services support by partnering with Department of Defense, TRICARE Provider Network, and other care  to maximize  readiness of 950 military personnel.  Functions include coordination of active duty medical and dental care, readiness and preventive services, advisor for TRICARE benefits, coordination of work-life family support services.

Naval Engineering provides hull, mechanical and electrical (HM&E) and ordinance maintenance augmentation through the Maintenance Augmentation Teams (MATs) and Weapon Augmentation Team (WAT).  

Comptroller/Base Operations: Comptroller/Base Operations is comprised of the Galley, Security, and Logistics Division.  Logistics Division delivers shipping & receiving, property, and procurement services.   Security Division manages CG Port Services for the Charleston area. 

Procurement & Contracting (P&C) Provide procurement and contracting expertise throughout (AOR). Contracting Officer and procurement personnel manage acquisition methods for supplies and services up to the current Simplified Acquisition Threshold of $150,000 and minor construction contracting up to $30,000.