Boating Ops Suit


Our Breathable Boating Ops Drysuit is designed to keep the user dry if they enter the water. The seals are manufactured from super-soft neoprene and are exceptionally comfortable. For extra comfort, the drysuit features a fleece-lined collar, adjustable wrists and ankle gaiters. This drysuit was designed with the British Ministry of Defence and Police boating operations teams. It is manufactured to a very high specification and can be customised on request. It can be worn with all Northern...

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  • Fleece-lined collar
  • Fold-away reflective hood
  • Front entry high compression YKK Aquaseal zip
  • Internal braces for optimum fit
  • Fly zip with protective cover
  • Adjustable protective covers on wrist seals
  • Kevlar® reinforced seat and oversized kneepads
  • Bellows pockets on both thighs, ID card pocket fitted on right pocket
  • Hook and loop fastening pockets on upper arms
  • Dry pockets on forearms
  • Breathable tri-laminate socks
  • Adjustable ankle protectors
  • 320D fully breathable embratex cotton feel nylon with water repellant coating
  • Removable badges on chest and upper left arm
  • Neoprene neck and wrist seals (materials can be customised on request)
  • Narrow reflective piping
  • ID card pocket on shoulder

Delivery, Returns & Instore Collection

When will I receive my order?

International Delivery Times

Monday – Friday 3 – 5 Working Days

UK Mainland Delivery Times

Monday – Friday before 2pm Next Working Day
Monday – Friday after 2pm 2 Working Days
Saturday & Sunday 2 Working Days

UK Extended Areas Delivery Times

Monday – Sunday 3 – 5 Working Days

Please note delivery times may be extended during busy periods.

EU Areas

Please note that due to changes by HMRC, orders being shipped to EU countries will not be shipped on the same day as they are invoiced. EU Orders will now be shipped on the next working day. This only applies to E.U. orders. Domestic and Worldwide shipments remain the same.

Collect In Store?

When you go to the online checkout, you can opt to collect your items in store. We'll let you know when your order is ready for you to collect. Your order will normally be ready to collect the next working day.

Returns, refunds or exchanges?

You can return any item within 28 days of receipt for a refund, provided the item is unused, in its original packaging and in 'as new' condition.

Items will be refunded in full (less postage) if received within 28 days from the date of despatch.


We aim to deal with all returns and exchanges on the day they arrive, however please allow longer during peak periods.

You can return the item(s) by dropping them off in store or by returning the item(s) by post. We do not insist on a specific courier service for the return, so please use the most economical or appropriate method for returning the item(s).

Northern Diver (Int) Ltd
Appley Lane North
Appley Bridge

If an item becomes faulty after a period of time then please contact customer services (01257 254 444 or prior to returning the item. We will either repair or replace the item at our discretion.

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Customer Reviews

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Boating Ops Suit

By Stevie Bennett on 04 Sep. 2023

We've been using these suits for a number of months now in the Fisheries Protection Role boarding fishing vessels out at sea in the South Atlantic. They’ve been taking the harsh environment in their stride and are loved by all that wear them.


Breathable Fabric Technology

Breathable Fabric Technology

Breathable fabric technology.

Cuff Ring System

Cuff Ring System

The Cuff Ring System has excellent resistance to acids, alkalis, abrasion, chemicals, cutting oils, petrol and gasoline.

Excellent option for those interested in replacing seals quickly and easily.

Attaches directly to the drysuit.

Dry Glove Ring System

Dry Glove Ring System

Compatible with our dry glove ring system. Loss of movement or manual dexterity, due to cold hands, can be dangerous during a dive, as well as being uncomfortable for the diver. Maintaining hand warmth and a divers ability to efficiently operate their essential diving equipment, is vital to safe diving and maintaining a high level of dive comfort. Northern Diver is proud to manufacture and continue to innovate our revolutionary concept in dry diving glove systems.

Neoprene Fabric

Neoprene Fabric

Small diamond neoprene fabric has a soft hand feel with enhanced heavy 3D textural appearance.

Its abrasion resistance is higher than standard nylon fabrics making it very suitable for drysuits.

The thickness of the FO4 neoprene varies dependent on suit specifications. Standard nylon lining has a stretchable soft/ smooth texture.

Available in various colours and MTP.

Unisex Sizes

Unisex Sizes

This suit is available in unisex sizes. Look at the documents tab to view our size charts and measuring guide.

YKK® Aquaseal® Zips

YKK® Aquaseal® Zips

YKK® AQUASEAL® zippers are perfect for diving. This zip has been designed to be flexible and smooth, offering optimum protection with a film-coated tape and an innovative zipper element mechanism. Keeping the water out and you dry.


Trade Customers

Northern Diver offers trade accounts to rescue organisations and to those who work in or around water. Please click here to register your details and find out if you qualify. Once your trade account has been confirmed you can view all trade prices and shop easily online when logged into your account. Please note when you are not logged in to your trade account retail prices are shown. If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact us. Tel: +44 (0) 1257 25 12 34.