Policy paper

Flooding and insurance: a roadmap to 2013 and beyond

An interim report of the flood insurance working groups.

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

Document

Flooding and insurance: a roadmap to 2013 and beyond

This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.

If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email defra.helpline@defra.gsi.gov.uk. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

Details

Insurance plays a key role in flood risk management. Defra Ministers hosted a meeting in September 2010 to discuss flooding and insurance.

This was in the context of the expiry, in 2013, of the current agreement between Government and insurers, known as the Statement of Principles.

Three working groups were formed to continue the dialogue after the meeting. This report gives an interim update on progress.

Further information

Published 25 May 2011