Flooding Emergencies

A flooded road with 'road closed' sign

Please visit the Environment Agency website for flooding information in your area and advice on how to deal with flooding and listen to your local radio station for more details.

Flood warnings    How can I be prepared?

Download the new leaflet from the Environment Agency Your flood warning service image - PDF icon (452KB - pdf help)

Devon County Council provides an Emergency Planning Service, that, in conjunction with the Emergency Services, major utilities and other local authorities, co-ordinates Devon County Council's responses to major emergencies.

For information on Devon County Council’s ongoing flood risk management duties and responsibilities, please see Flood Risk Management.

Devon County Council has a responsibility to clear roads and to drain water off roads. Select Drainage if you wish to report flooding on the road.

Key Publications / Downloads

Floodline 0845 988 1188 environment agency image Environment Agency - What to do before, during and after a flood