Maldon District Council

Flood Risk Advice

Flood risk

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Flood risk

To find out if you are at risk of flooding, please see the Environment Agency website. From here you can also see up to date notices of flood warnings in place for risks of coastal flooding and flooding from main rivers.

Alternatively, you can call the Environment Agency Floodline on 0345 988 1188

The code for the Maldon District is 0361.

Official information and advice from Maldon District Council Emergency Planning office regarding flooding can be found on the joint Emergency Planning website which includes details of places to buy sandbags.

Contacting UK Power Networks in case of a power cut

Flooding - Frequently Asked Health Questions

Flood Advice Leaflet

Flood Recovery Guide

In addition to this, Essex County Council is a Lead Flood Authority responsible for dealing with flooding from surface water, groundwater and ordinary watercourses. Essex County Council will investigate and produce reports on significant flooding and work with Maldon District Council and the Environment Agency to manage flood risk and where necessary commission works to prevent surface water runoff and groundwater flooding.

For further information and to view existing investigation reports please visit Flooding in Essex at the Essex County Council website.

To view information on Essex County Council's Surface Water Management Plans please click here

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