Property flood protection: flood risk report

How to complete a flood risk report for your property if you have had flood protection installed.


Property Flood Protection Flood Risk Report

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If you’ve done flood protection work on your property, ask a surveyor to complete this flood risk report to tell insurers or buyers how the work affects the flood risk.

The Zip file contains:

  • flood risk report template
  • guidance on completing the report
  • 2 populated examples

You can also ask the Environment Agency for a flood history report. If you need evidence of flood risk you can ask them for an Insurance Related Request Letter.

Published 25 October 2012
Last updated 17 May 2017 + show all updates
  1. The banding for the Environment Agency’s national flood risk assessment for flooding from rivers and the sea (NaFRA) has changed and now uses four categories of flood risk.
  2. First published.