Lead authorityStudy, design or work2017/18 DCC contribution
2017/18 DCC flood prevention
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Flood Risk Management TeamDCC


Resources required to deliver the Flood Risk Management functions as the Lead Local Flood Authority and Statutory Consultee for SuDS.
Strategic Catchment Flood Risk Database and PrioritisationDCCS10,000Continued development of the flood risk database to improve knowledge of the risks across Devon and to support scheme prioritisation
Minor Works and ImprovementsDCC / OthersW 50,000Delivery of minor flood improvement works, subject to resources and in accordance with the DCC priority list and opportunities with other Risk Management Authorities.
Minor Flood Investigations/StudiesDCC / OthersS 50,000Delivery of flood investigations, surveys and studies, subject to resources. Priority areas include Beeson, Broadhempston, Buckfastleigh, South Pool, Ugborough and Woodbury Salterton
Property Level ReilienceDCC / OthersW 50, 000Allocation of funds to support Property Level Protection Grants and supported with additional Flood Defence Grant in Aid and Local Levy
DCC Highway related flood improvementsDCCHW 30,000Contributions from the FRM budget to support various minor highway improvement works where the risk of flooding to property can be reduced
Community Resilience and supportDCCW20,000To provide assistance to communities for the delivery and provision of Flood Resilience Measures
North Devon Nature Improvement AreaNIAW/S 20,000DCC contribution to support the Culm Grassland Project and benefits of Natural Flood Management
Natural Land ManagementDCC / OthersW/S 50,000To develop best practice and progress opportunities for delivering natural flood risk management techniques in partnership with other RMAs and key stakeholders.