Flooding Resources

Please find below a selection of useful links and documents.

Preparing your property before a flood

National Flood Forum Property Protection Adviser

National Flood Forum – Blue Pages – Independent Flood Directory

Property_owners_booklet from SMARTeST, University of Manchester

Homeowners Guide to Property Flood Resilience

Simple Pictorial Guide to Resilience ideas for a home

Looking after your property post flood

National Flood Forum / Association of British Insurers Responding to Floods Guidance

BRE Flood Resilient Repair Home

Understanding Basic Flood Recovery Procedures

How to restore your home after a flood – Leeds


Insurance information

Acer insurance (SFF Post) Oct 2021

Obtaining insurance via Gocompare

Advice from Gocompare

Lowdham Flood Action Group

Lowdham Flood Booklet

Lowdham Flood Report 2020

Nottinghamshire County Council – Lead Flood Authority

Flooding advice and Help

Preparing for a flood

NCC Feb 2021 Bulletin on Flooding including Riparean ownership

Nottinghamshire County Council: Report a blocked drain
Nottinghamshire Local Flood Risk Strategy
Nottinghamshire County Council – Preparing for a flood
Nottinghamshire County Council – Have you been affected by flooding?

Newark and Sherwood District Council

Newark & Sherwood £5,000 scheme

Looking after Lowdham

Report a Blocked Drain (Nottingham County Council – Highways Reporting Hub)

** Please also report blocked drains to lowdhamflag@gmail.com so we can monitor progress **

Environment Agency

National Assessment of Flood Risk
Flood Warning Map

Environment Agency Flood Action Campaign 2017
Surface Water Management Action Plan
Environment Agency – Personal Flood Plan
Environment Agency – Preparing your business for flooding
Useful information on EA flood risk maps

Government Report

Government report on Reducing the risk of Surface Water Flooding

Pitt Report Update

(after 2007 floods, made 92 recommendations, led to Flood and Water Management Act 2010 and the Flood Risk Regulations 2009

Progress on Pitt Report

Gov.uk – Map of Long term risk of flooding

Risk of Flooding from Surface Water

Risk of Flooding from River water

Natural Flood Management – Trent Rivers Trust

Website/High level map of assets in catchment area

Rivers Trust Sewerage Map – where is it safe to swim?