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Flood defence consents will be replaced by permits for flood risk activities from 6 April 2016, pending Parliamentary approval.
The Environment Agency will use this map to inform flood risk activity permit applications or registrations for exemptions from permits. It may also affect the type of permit you can apply for or the time when work can be carried out.