West Berkshire Council

Strategic Flood Risk Assessment (SFRA)

Assessing and managing the risk of flooding in West Berkshire

An SFRA was developed to support the Core Strategy. It assesses the flood risk across the district. The SFRA has been reviewed to support the  Housing Site Allocations Development Plan Document

Level 1 SFRA (2008)

pdf icon West Berkshire Level 1 SFRA [430kb] provides an overview of flood risk across West Berkshire.  It contains appendices on: 

Level 1 SFRA Update 2015

The pdf icon SFRA Update (2015) [208kb] provides an update to the 2008 SFRA by way of a single stand-alone update chapter. It looks at the changes in legislation, provides information on flooding in the district and changes to flood mapping since 2008. It also provides information on the changes to planning policy, including minerals and waste, in the district.

The following appendices have also been updated

Level 2 SFRA (2009)

The Level 2 SFRA looks at the flood risk to specific sites or areas to supplement the information within the Level 1 assessment.

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