General Valley Feed, Stour Marches: proposal for designation change

Main river map changes proposed by the Environment Agency and how to comment on the proposals.



The Environment Agency consults the public about proposals to change whether a river or stream is designated as a main river. Main rivers are usually larger rivers and streams. The Environment Agency carries out maintenance, improvement or construction work on main rivers to manage flood risk.

For the General Valley Feed stretch of Main River, the Environment Agency has published:

  • the proposal for change notice (consultation now closed)
  • the designation change decision, including how to appeal the decision.
Published 15 January 2018
Last updated 7 June 2019 + show all updates
  1. New HTML document added - Decision of proposed change
  2. First published.