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Your Borough Of Poole

Flooding advice

Check if you are at risk of flooding now or in the next few days with Environment Agency Flood Warnings.

Register for flood warnings and alerts if your home or business is at risk of flooding at the Environment Agency Floodline or use the 24 hr Floodline on 0345 988 8811.  

Advice for preparing for flooding and getting help during and after.

There is also additional advice for members of the public who are living through a flood

Information on sandbags and how to use them to prepare for a flood. We are unable to provide homes and businesses with sandbags. Please follow the advice in this document and other sources of information above.

The National Flood Forum is a national charity dedicated to supporting and representing communities and individuals who are at risk of flooding. 

Check the Met Office site for information about driving in severe weather, rain and floods.

  • Strategic Flood Risk Assessment

  • Flood and Water Management Act 2010