Flooding and drainage

Local Flood Risk Management Strategy

Our strategy aims to make communities across the area more resilient to certain types of flooding

Reporting floods

How to report flooding from different sources, for example a burst water main or flooding due to rain

Preparing for flooding

If you live in a flood risk area it’s important you know what to do to protect your home or business


Information about public sewers, septic tanks, gullies and ditches

Flood investigations

We investigate flood events which we consider to be significant

Flood defence asset map

View an interactive flood risk asset map

Lead Local Flood Authority and planning applications

Find checklists for developers in major planning applications involving flood risk or surface water drainage

Flood risk awareness campaign

Find out about the Environment Agency campaign to raise awareness of flood risk in Weston-super-Mare

Flooding advice

View our page of flooding advice for North Somerset residents