People walking through a flood

Flooding is a serious threat that can sometimes occur without warning. It can have damaging impacts to homes and businesses and can cause major disruption to transportation networks.

The Flood Risk Management Team want to provide you with as much information as possible about flood risk in the city, so residents, businesses and developers can be aware and prepared for flooding emergencies.

Flood risk in Southampton

Use the following links to learn more about the main risks of flooding that you could experience in the city.

You can find more information about flood risk to Southampton and how we manage these risks in our Level 2 Strategic Flood Risk Assessment and Local Flood Risk Management Strategy

How to report cases of flooding

Find the relevant organisation to contact about a flooding incident on our Report a flood page.