RAAF Base Williamtown PFAS contamination
Background and ongoing management
The investigation into PFAS contamination coming from RAAF Base Williamtown is complete, and the NSW Government is providing long-term advice to the Williamtown community.
Advice to minimise exposure to PFAS
The NSW Government is recommending that residents within the Williamtown Management Area follow precautionary advice to minimise their exposure to PFAS chemicals originating from the RAAF Base Williamtown.
Factsheets and resources
A range of useful factsheets and links to other Department websites can be accessed for information on PFAS, health impacts and testing or assessments in the Williamtown area.
Management area map
A map of the Williamtown Management Area showing the three zones, and close-up maps for Williamtown, Fullerton Cove and Salt Ash are available
Services and support
There are a range of useful contact numbers if you wish to speak with someone or submit a question. There is also a free and independent counselling support helpline that can be accessed.
The EPA has staff available to speak to you about information on RAAF Base Williamtown, PFAS contamination, precautionary dietary advice and ongoing management and monitoring. If you have any questions call the Environment Line on 131 555.