Flooding

Lincolnshire County Council Flood Line: 01522 782082 Environment Agency Flood Line: 0345 988 1188 (24 hours) The talk type number for this service is: 0345 602 6340

The main risks to life in Lincolnshire are outlined in the county’s ‘Community Risk Register’.  Please see the weblink below to view further information.
Nine ‘enduring risks’ are detailed and explained in the document, which also states what preparations residents can expect from local authorities and emergency services, and what they can do at home themselves.Produced by Lincolnshire’s Resilience Forum, the full Community Risk Register is available to view in the downloads section of www.lincolnshireprepared.co.uk

People can register for alerts from the Environment Agency’s free Floodline service on 0845 988 1188 or at www.environment-agency.gov.uk/floodline They can also create a plan of actions to take before, during and after a flood to help minimise its impact – visit www.environment-agency.gov.uk/flood for more information.

Information for Riparian Owners can be found www.gov.uk/government/public/riverside-ownership-rights-and-responsibilities.