3. Get insurance
- find lower-cost home insurance through Flood Re if you’re in a flood-risk area
- get insurance advice from the National Flood Forum
- find a broker that specialises in properties that are difficult to insure
Get evidence of flood risk
Contact the Environment Agency if your insurer asks for evidence of your flood risk.
You’ll get a letter within 20 days. It’s free for individuals and businesses.
If you’ve done work on your property
You or a surveyor can complete a Flood Risk Report. This will tell insurers or buyers how the work has reduced the flood risk.