Am I at risk of flooding?
What is the likelihood of flooding from rivers and the sea in your area? Use our Flood Map to find out.
Flood Map and how to use it
Use this map to quickly find the predicted risk of flooding in your area from rivers and the sea. You could be at risk from other sources of flooding.
Note that our Flood Map is intended only as a guide. It is not designed to be accurate at the individual property level.
How to access and use Flood Map
- Find your location on the map. You can go straight to your area by searching for your post code, using the search box on the right of this page.
- Once you can see your location on the map, click on the point you are interested in. You will then see a guide to the chance of flooding in your area - low, moderate or significant. You can also find links to further useful information and advice.
Find out more about Flood Map
Flood risk is not just the likelihood of flooding, but the possible damage a flood could do as well. Find out more about how we measure it here.
The likelihood of flooding may have an effect on home insurance in your area. An insurance company may ask you for more information about flood likelihood by asking you for an Insurance Related Request Letter.
While the chance of flooding from reservoirs is very small, understanding where water could go could help you stay safe.