Flood & Water Management Act

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The complete Flood & Water Management Act document can be downloaded in PDF format and contains the following:.

PART 1
FLOOD AND COASTAL EROSION RISK MANAGEMENT

Key concepts and definitions
1 “Flood” and “coastal erosion”
2 “Risk”
3 “Risk management”
4 “Flood risk management function”
5 “Coastal erosion risk management function”
6 Other definitions

Strategies, co-operation and funding
7 National flood and coastal erosion risk management strategy: England
8 National flood and coastal erosion risk management strategy: Wales
9 Local flood risk management strategies: England
10 Local flood risk management strategies: Wales
11 Effect of national and local strategies: England
12 Effect of national and local strategies: Wales
13 Co-operation and arrangements
14 Power to request information
15 Civil sanctions
16 Funding
17 Levies

Supplemental powers and duties
18 Environment Agency: reports
19 Local authorities: investigations
20 Ministerial directions
21 Lead local authorities: duty to maintain a register

Regional Flood and Coastal Committees
22 Establishment
23 Consultation and consent
24 Membership
25 Money
26 “The Minister”

General
27 Sustainable development
28 Power to make further amendments
29 Restructuring
30 Designation of features
31 Amendment of other Acts

PART 2

Miscellaneous
32 Sustainable drainage
33 Reservoirs
34 Special administration
35 Provision of infrastructure
36 Water use: temporary bans
37 Civil sanctions
38 Incidental flooding or coastal erosion: Environment Agency
39 Incidental flooding or coastal erosion: local authorities
40 Building regulations: flood resistance
41 Compulsory works orders
42 Agreements on new drainage systems
43 Drainage: concessionary charges for community groups
44 Social tariffs
45 Water and sewerage charges: non-owner occupiers
46 Abolition of Fisheries Committee (Scotland)

PART 3

General
47 Pre-consolidation amendments
48 Subordinate legislation
49 Technical provision

Schedules
Schedule 1 — Risk Management: Designation of Features
Schedule 2 — Risk Management: Amendment
Schedule 4 — Reservoirs
Schedule 5 — Special Administration

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