Flooding and drainage

If you are worried about flooding or have been affected by flooding, this page contains useful information and links.

There is also comprehensive information and advice on the Environment Agency website, as well as the flood warning summary.


Register for a flood alert

The Environment Agency offers a free flood alert system called FLOODLINE which you can register for on 0845 988 1188. FLOODLINE provides flood warnings direct to you by phone, text or email. It also provides practical advice on preparing for a flood, and what to do if one happens.


Protect yourself from future flooding

Plan how you'll respond to a flood. Use the following links to download a template, all the links take you to the GOV.UK website:


What to do if you are flooded

The Environment Agency website contains lots of information about what to do if you are worried about a flood, are flooded, and how to clean up after a flood.

Use the following links to find out more, which all take you to the Environment Agency website:

Last updated: 16/12/2019 15:44

  1. Introduction
  2. Prepare for flooding
  3. How do I report?