Action Plan

Our Action Plan is produced annually and contains a list of projects which Devon County Council is financially contributing to in 2021/2022. Other risk management authorities in Devon will have their own projects they are contributing to – for more information contact them directly. You can also view the Action Plan on our interactive map.

Devon

Projects/Works/Schemes Lead Authority Study, Design or Works 2021/2022 DCC FRM Contribution £ Revenue FCRM Programme DCC FPW Capital 2021/2022 DCC FPW Contribution £ Capital Other External Funding Sources Details of Proposal
Flood Risk Management Team DCC 400,000 Resources required to deliver the Flood Risk Management functions as the Lead Local Flood Authority and Statutory Consultee for SuDS.
Local Flood Improvements and contingency DCC/Others W 100,000 Delivery of local flood improvement works (subject to resources and in accordance with the DCC priority list and opportunities with other Risk Management Authorities/Local Communities) and an allocation for contingency/risk to support other improvement works.
Flood Investigations/Studies DCC/Others S 50,000 Delivery of investigations, surveys and studies, subject to resources and in accordance with the DCC priority list and opportunities with other Risk Management Authorities/Local Communities.
Property Flood Resilience DCC/Others W 50,000 70,000 Allocation of funds for flood resilience measures through the Property Level Resilience Grant Scheme. Supported with additional £50k Flood Defence Grant in Aid and £20k Local Levy, subject to approval. Including delivery of delayed South Pool and Cullompton PFR schemes.
Community Resilience and support DCC S/W 25,000 To support delivery and provision of grants through the Devon Community Resilience Forum and to provide assistance to communities for the delivery and provision of Flood Resilience Measures and Emergency Planning.
Natural Flood Management / Working with Natural Processes DCC/Others S/W 160,000 To develop best practice and progress opportunities for delivering natural flood risk management techniques in partnership with other RMAs and key stakeholders, including Northern Devon Nature Improvement Area (NIA) Culm Grassland Project and East Devon AONB Connecting the Culm projects.
Maintenance of Flood Improvements DCC W 20,000 Maintenance of installed flood improvements, monitoring and gauging equipment

East Devon

Projects/Works/Schemes Lead Authority Study, Design or Works 2021/22
DCC FRM
Contribution
£ Revenue
FCRM Programme DCC FPW Capital 2021/22
DCC FPW Contribution
£ Capital
Other Funding £ Details of Proposal
Sidmouth Surface Water Improvements – Design DCC W 50,000 150,000 550,000 Delivery of surface water drainage improvements in the town centre.
Collaton Raleigh DCC S 30,000 20000 230,000 Catchment study, consideration of options and delivery of preferred option of upstream natural flood management and PFR measures

Exeter

Projects/Works/Schemes Lead Authority Study, Design or Works 2021/22
DCC FRM
Contribution
£ Revenue
FCRM Programme DCC FPW Capital 2021/22
DCC FPW Contribution
£ Capital
Other Funding £ Details of Proposal
Exeter Surface Water Improvements – Ph.3 DCC D 30,000 Carry out investigations for Phase 3 of the surface water management improvements

North Devon

Projects/Works/Schemes Lead Authority Study, Design or Works 2021/22
DCC FRM
Contribution
£ Revenue
FCRM Programme DCC FPW Capital 2021/22
DCC FPW Contribution
£ Capital
Other Funding £ Details of Proposal
Ilfracombe DCC S 20,000 Review of Surface Water Management Plan and potential options

South Hams

Projects/Works/Schemes Lead Authority Study, Design or Works 2021/22
DCC FRM
Contribution
£ Revenue
FCRM Programme DCC FPW Capital 2021/22
DCC FPW Contribution
£ Capital
Other Funding £ Details of Proposal
Ivybridge Flood Improvements DCC D/W 30,000 Upstream NFM and inlet works
Beeson DCC D/W 25,000 100,000 75,000 Scheme to increase culvert capacity in the village and ensure risk is not passed on to others
Chillington DCC W 20,000 45,000 65,000 Delivery of construction phase of flood improvements.
Kingsbridge Study SWW S 10,000 Contribution towards ongoing study and hydraulic modelling, in partnership with other RMAs.
Newton Ferres DCC S/D/W 25,000 50,000 25,000 Investigate surface runoff issues and deliver NFM/PFR measure
Frogmore PC W 10,000 Final contribution towards Parish Council led flood improvements.

Teignbridge

Projects/Works/Schemes Lead Authority Study, Design or Works 2021/22
DCC FRM
Contribution
£ Revenue
FCRM Programme DCC FPW Capital 2021/22
DCC FPW Contribution
£ Capital
Other Funding £ Details of Proposal
Broadhempston DCC D/W 20,000 80,000 110,000 Detailed design and delivery of PFR focussed flood
Stokeinteignhead DCC D/W 50,000 Delivery of Property Flood Resilience measures and completion of drainage improvements.
Teignmouth DCC S 20,000 Review of Surface Water Management Plan and potential options