Flood Investigations

Section 19 - Flood Investigations

Under Section 19 of the Flood and Water Management Act 2010, Milton Keynes Council investigates flood incidents that meet the following threshold:

  • flooding has affected critical infrastructure for a period in excess of three hours from the onset of flooding.
  • internal flooding of a building has been experienced on more than one occasion in the last five years.
  • internal flooding of five buildings in close proximity has been experienced during one single flood incident.