Coast as a Deputy alternative

A Deputy alternative that you'll want to use every day.

If you're looking for more than just scheduling, try Coast's tasks, checklists, and workflows. Guaranteed to save you one day every week.

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We’ve saving so much time and money now that we’re no longer searching our phones for shift information, or important business communications that get lost in a sea of other messages. Coast keeps us highly efficient!

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Jennifer Sweet

Why choose Coast over Deputy?

Coast gives you staff scheduling, team messaging, tasks, and more all for free. Deputy requires a paid plan.

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Employee scheduling
Shift swaps
Time off requests
Team messaging
Seen by
Organized chat groups
File attachments
Photo schedules
Recurring task and checklists
Calendar view for tasks
Photo attachments on task
Task reminders and notifications
Task Priority
Post unlimited events
Maintenance management
Work order management

Coast, an all-in-one workspace

Team messaging, scheduling, tasks, reminders, checklists, to do lists, workflows, for you and your team - all in one place.


Organize conversations


Plan tasks & schedule your team


Assign and prioritise your tasks


Create a workflow for anything

Over 10,000 teams use Coast to get work done

Why Coast is the Best Alternative to Deputy

Coast's free plan is unbeatable.

Coast gives you everything on the free plan — from employee scheduling and tasks to checklists and team communications — so you can make sure it's right for your business. Deputy only offers a free trial.

An easier way to communicate with your entire team

Coast replaces text messaging and other messaging apps and keeps all your work communications in one place. Easily organize your team by team, locations, or whatever makes sense for your business.

Set and forget

Create tasks and checklists and set them to repeat on any time trigger — daily, weekly, monthly — and your staff will get automatic reminders to complete the task every time.

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