The search for a man who fell off a boat in the upper Waitemata Harbour in Auckland has recommenced this morning.

Police were notified of a man overboard a charter boat at 9:20pm on Saturday between Kauri Point and Beach Haven.

Two police boats, Coastguard vessels and a police chopper were involved in the search effort, Auckland Coastguard duty officer Mark Leevers said.

Police were notified of a man overboard a charter boat at 9:20pm on Saturday. Photo / Dean Purcell
Police were notified of a man overboard a charter boat at 9:20pm on Saturday. Photo / Dean Purcell