Get help during a flood

Check the National Flood Forum or speak to a Floodline adviser to find out how to stay safe during a flood.

Telephone: 0345 988 1188
24-hour service
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You can also report a flood or possible cause of flooding.

Get temporary accommodation

Contact your council for help getting temporary accommodation.

If you need to travel

Check flood warnings and road travel information.

Report an electrical, gas or sewage problem

To report:

Pumping out water

You may need a permit to pump water out of a property. If you want to pump the water into:

You can ask your local fire brigade for help pumping out water. They might charge a fee and can help you get a permit.

After a flood

Find out how to clean up after a flood.