• Wirral Council: Flooding Advice
  • you should know how to turn off your gas, electricity and water at the mains. Ask your supplier for help on how to do this
  • if you have a disability contact Wirral Health and Social Care to find out how they can help you in the event of a flood
  • The National Flood Forum is a national charity dedicated to supporting those at risk of flooding
  • Floods Destroy - government advice on preparing for a flood
  • GaugeMap gives live updates on Environment Agency river level gauges in Wirral and across England and Wales.

Government advice

The government provides advice on flooding including:

  • preparing for flooding
  • getting help before, during and after a flood
  • how to make a flood plan for your home or business
  • free flood warnings and flood maps
  • floodline telephone number

Flood insurance

Plan for resilience

Being prepared involves knowing more about the risks of changing weather patterns and planning accordingly.

Get your organisation to assess its vulnerability to current and future climate risk and draw up a plan of action to address these vulnerabilities.

The Flood Hub provides flooding information and resources. It aims to help householders, businesses and communities across the North West in becoming more flood resilient.