Avoid a local lockdown

Do not make visits to other people's homes or gardens. Restrictions on care home visiting are not being relaxed. Those who are shielding should continue to take extra care.

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7. S19 Investigations

Section 19 (S19) of the Flood and Water Management Act 2010 requires Lead Local Flood Authorities to investigate the major flooding events and produce a S19 report.

S19 reports provides a summary of the response from the flood risk management authorities during and following a major flood event, to identify measures to mitigate future risk, where possible.

The main Flood Risk Management Authorities relevant to the Oldham area are:

  • Oldham Council
  • Environment Agency
  • United Utilities
  • Canal and River Trust

S19 Reports