We're the lead local flood authority. You can find out about our powers to designate structures or features and to do works. Find out about ordinary watercourse regulation, the local flood risk management strategy and flood risk investigation. You can also find out about sustainable drainage systems (SUDS) and what you need to include in all major planning applications.
Find out how to tell us about a flood, to help us build a historic record of flooding within the borough. This will help us to be better prepared for potential future flooding.