Policy paper

Climate resilient infrastructure: Preparing for a changing climate

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This document provides a Government vision and policy on adapting infrastructure to climate change.

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Alongside the transition to a low carbon society, increasing infrastructure’s resilience to climate change impacts is a high priority for this Government, to help protect the economy and its future growth.

This document has been produced as a response to calls from industry - infrastructure owners, investors and insurers - for a Government vision and policy on adapting infrastructure to climate change. It is designed to catalyse action to adapt infrastructure in the energy, ICT, transport and water sectors (infrastructure networks).