Flood risk and planning
Strategy to increase the safety of people across the borough and reduce the impact of flooding.
Check whether your property is at risk and see where to get further information.
How the issue of flood risk has been considered as part of the planning process.
Outline a number of duties which, as Lead Local Flood Authority, the Council is required to carry out.
Controlling surface water run-off through a sustainable drainage approach to surface water management.
To apply for consent for works affecting an ordinary watercourse you must complete the application form for an Ordinary Watercourse Land Drainage Consent.
The Environment Agency has appointed consultants to identify and appraise options for building flood defences along the River Irwell between Warth and Radcliffe town centre.