Policy paper

Calstock flood defence improvement scheme

The Environment Agency is investigating proposals to manage the risk of flooding in Calstock, Cornwall, from the River Tamar.



The existing flood embankment provides an important role in reducing flood risk in Calstock, but surveys have shown it is in a poor condition. Therefore, the Environment Agency is exploring options to develop an affordable scheme to continue the standard of flood protection to properties within Calstock.

Published 21 June 2017
Last updated 21 November 2017 + show all updates
  1. Information on the public drop-in held in Calstock on 8 November 2017 added, and link to exhibition panels on Flickr.
  2. Information added on work underway at Calstock this autumn 2017, and the public drop in being held on 8 November.
  3. First published.