Policy paper

Flood and water management act 2010: Progress report on implementation

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

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The document contains details of:

  • secondary measures that have come into force or have been published up to the 6 April 2012 from the Flood and Water Management Act 2010 (the Act).
  • other secondary legislation measures that have come into force as a consequence of the Act and detailed with the Act’s related provision.
  • secondary measures that are scheduled for implementation in 2012, subject to the outcomes of any relevant consultation, required clearances and Parliamentary approval.

Unless otherwise stated, the measures are in relation to both England and Wales