Is my property in a Flood Zone?
The Environment Agency has a map based search that you can use where you can enter your postcode to search for your property. If your property is within a flood zone, the Council will need to be satisfied that the proposed works would not cause flood water displacement and would be a suitable use relative the flood zone within which it is located. A Flood Risk Assessment will normally be required as part of a planning application and a Sequential Test may also be required.
Before making a planning application