Flood Risk Management Plans - consultation response briefing note - Feb 2013

Flood Risk Management Plans - consultation response briefing note - Feb 2013

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This is a briefing note on the Flood Risk Management Plans consultation. The consultation responses can be found here: https://consult.environment-agency.gov.uk/portal/ho/flood/plans/approach

Defra Summary of responses to the 2011-12 consultation on new foul sewers and lateral drains and national build standards for gravity foul sewers and lateral drains

Defra Summary of responses to the 2011-12 consultation on new foul sewers and lateral drains and national build standards for gravity foul sewers and lateral drains

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Date of publication: 15 November 2012 Summary: This summary of responses collates responses to the Defra consultation on new foul sewers and lateral drains and national build standards...

Environment Agency briefing Progress update on Surface Water Flood Mapping - October 2012

Environment Agency briefing Progress update on Surface Water Flood Mapping - October 2012

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This briefing provides an update on the Environment Agency's project to update the national mapping for surface water flooding and identifies where we need your help. It is aimed primarily at Lead...

Environment Agency briefing Progress update on Surface Water Flood Mapping - May 2012

Environment Agency briefing Progress update on Surface Water Flood Mapping - May 2012

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This briefing provides an update on the Environment Agency's activities on mapping the risk of flooding from surface water. It will inform you of the latest developments and identify where we need...

Defra Surface Water Management Plan Technical Guidance

Defra Surface Water Management Plan Technical Guidance

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This new SWMP guidance seeks to provide a simplified overarching framework which allows different organisations to work together and develop a shared understanding of the most suitable solutions to...

Guidance on surface water flood mapping for Lead Local Flood Authorities

Guidance on surface water flood mapping for Lead Local Flood Authorities

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The updated Flood Map for Surface Water will combine local detailed mapping with national mapping to form a single source of surface water flood mapping for England and Wales. The Environment...

The Catchment Based Approach Newsletter - Spring 2012

The Catchment Based Approach Newsletter - Spring 2012

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Attached is the second newsletter giving an update about the Catchment Based Approach. It has undergone a slight revamp, as CIWEM are now collating information on behalf of Defra, the Environment...

Links to Flooding Legislation

Links to Flooding Legislation

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Flood Risk Regulations 2009 The Flood Risk Regulations 2009 set out the duties regarding producing preliminary flood risk assessments, flood hazard maps and flood risk maps and flood risk...

Flood resilience and resistance for critical infrastructure

Flood resilience and resistance for critical infrastructure

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Flood resilience involves designing an infrastructure asset, or adapting an existing infrastructure asset so that although it comes into contact with flood water during floods, no permanent damage...

Designing for exceedance in urban drainage - good practice

Designing for exceedance in urban drainage - good practice

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This guidance aims to provide best practice advice for the design and management of urban sewerage and drainage systems in order to reduce the problems which arise when flows occur that exceed...