Main rivers or the sea

Call the Environment Agency incident hotline to report flooding from a main river or the sea on 0800 80 70 60.

Sign up for flood warnings

Other rivers, streams and ditches

Rivers, streams and ditches that are not main rivers are the responsibility of the landowner to maintain. Read about landowners' responsibilities for the maintenance of rivers, streams and ditches (PDF, 48.6 KB).

If there is a problem with a river, stream, ditch or drain please contact us or report it to the internal drainage board: