Environment Agency

Latest from the Environment Agency

  1. Controls of fish and shellfish diseases in England and Wales
  2. The Thames Barrier
  3. SR2018 No 2: Specified Generator, Tranche B low risk, base load operation 0 – 2 MWth with high background NOx

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What the Environment Agency does

We work to create better places for people and wildlife, and support sustainable development.

EA is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs.

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Documents

Policy papers and consultations

  1. Medway Estuary and Swale flood and coastal risk management strategy
  2. Exmouth tidal defence scheme
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Environment Agency (EA): pay gap
  2. Environment Agency corporate scorecard 2018 to 2019 - Quarter four
See all transparency and freedom of information releases

Our management

Sir James Bevan
Sir James Bevan
Chief Executive
Dr Toby Willison
Dr Toby Willison
Executive Director of Operations
Harvey Bradshaw
Harvey Bradshaw
Executive Director of Environment and Business
John Curtin
John Curtin
Executive Director of Flood and Coastal Risk Management
John Leyland
John Leyland
Chief of Staff

Contact EA

General enquiries

National Customer Contact Centre
PO Box 544
Rotherham
S60 1BY
United Kingdom

Telephone

03708 506 506

Telephone from outside the UK (Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm GMT)

+44 (0) 114 282 5312

Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

Environment incident hotline

Telephone (24 hour service)

0800 80 70 60

Floodline

Telephone (24 hour service)

0345 988 1188

Type talk (for the hard of hearing)

0345 602 6340

Report fraud to the Environment Agency

Main switchboard

03708 506 506

If you suspect or know that someone is committing fraud or other malpractice against the Environment Agency, contact us in confidence. We will seek to prosecute where appropriate and recover lost funds.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

FOI requests

Freedom of Information (FOI) and Environmental Information Regulations (EIR) requests
PO Box 544
Rotherham
S60 1BY
United Kingdom

Main switchboard

03708 506 506

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

  1. Working for EA
  2. Procurement at EA
  3. Jobs

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