Apply for pre-application advice

From 1 October 2018 the Flood Risk Management Team will be offering a pre-application advice service for developers and consultants wanting specific sustainable drainage or flood risk advice on major developments. Please read the information on our website regarding Pre-application advice before submitting an application.

What you will need to complete the form:

  • Information about the proposed location (Site Location Plan, Site Address, NGR)
  • Details of the proposal
  • Any information such as topographic surveys, ground investigation (such as infiltration testing), proposed site layouts, details of any previous applications
  • Any additional documents relating to the application

The form will take approximately 10 – 20 minutes to complete.

If you have any questions please contact DCC Flood Risk Team on 01392 383000 (ask for flood risk) or email

Please start the application form