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Flood & Coastal Erosion Call for Evidence

DEADLINE: 19 August 2019

Defra is asking for evidence that can be used in developing policy on flood and coastal erosion. This will allow Defra to develop a policy direction that better prepares the country and manages the risks of flooding and coastal erosion. Defra are seeking evidence on these key particular issues:

  • what we understand by the term “resilience”
  • describing outcomes, driving action and monitoring progress
  • adapting to coastal change
  • corporation tax relief for business contributions
  • local funding initiatives for flood risk management
  • developer contributions
  • managing financial risks from flooding