More than half a million people in Yorkshire and the North East live and work in properties that are at risk of flooding. Are you one of them?
Are you prepared for flooding?
Find out if you are at risk of flooding by putting your postcode into the Flood Map search box on the right of this page.
How to be prepared
If you are at risk, there are lots of things you can do to prepare before a flood happens. These won't take long to do and will save time in a flood emergency.
Flood warnings available for an additional 370 homes in the North East - find out more
For practical advice on what to do to protect yourself and your property from flooding download our booklets:
Current flooding situation
What we're doing to reduce flood risk near you
- Flood risk management schemes
Find out about the flood risk management schemes we are working on to reduce the risk of flooding in your area.
- Flood risk strategies
Find out about the flood risk strategies we are developing in your area.
- Catchment flood management plans
These give an overview of flood risk across each river catchment and estuary and recommend ways of managing those risks now and over the next 50-100 years.