Mid West Ports Authority respond to minor oil spill

Published: Thursday, 11 February 2021 at 9:06:11 AM

Mid West Ports Authority (MWPA) is responding to a minor oil spill inside the Geraldton Harbour this morning (11 February).

The oil has been contained and an initial assessment of the source of the spill is still underway.

The Department of Transport and other relevant authorities have been notified and are assisting in the response.

MWPA has established an Incident Management Team and is undertaking initial response operations.

Additional updates will be provided when more information is known.

For further information, the public can email communications@midwestports.com.au with any questions.

MWPA will continue to inform the community, port stakeholders and staff of any updates.

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