3. Get insurance

You can:

Get evidence of flood risk

Contact the Environment Agency if your insurer asks for evidence of your flood risk.

Environment Agency
enquiries@environment-agency.gov.uk
Telephone: 03708 506 506
Minicom: 03702 422 549
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
Find out about call charges

You’ll get a letter within 20 days. It’s free for individuals and £60 for 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.