Flood Grant Application Form Closing date 21st March 2021

This form is if you want to apply for a grant for internal property flooding. You can only apply if the property is your primary residence.

Local authorities support for householders will be reimbursed under the following criteria:

A household which has been affected by flooding to their internal principal living space or has been evacuated by an emergency service for more than 24 hours.

Funding is available through the Local Government hardship fund during alert level 3 or 4 lockdown periods since 1st September 2020. The grant would apply between 6pm on 23 October 2020 and the 9 November 2020 (firebreak) then Tier 4 from 21st December to date.

If you require assistance with completing this form, please email us at floodgrant@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk alternatively call us on 01446 729597


Disclaimer

The information submitted will be used by the Vale of Glamorgan as Lead Local Flood Authority to identify flooded properties and deliver its functions under the Flood and Water Management Act 2010. Your details may be shared with other interested Risk Management Authorities, including Natural Resources Wales and Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water, to facilitate the recording and future management of flood risk.

Further details on how the Council holds and shares data is available on the following link: https://www.valeofglamorgan.gov.uk/en/our_council/Website-Privacy-Notice.aspx

Please note the Council is subject to the Freedom of Information Act and Environmental Information Regulations which provides certain rights subject to exemptions to access information held by Public Authorities.


Householder Address

This should be the address where the flooding occurred.

Support is not available for second homes / Air B&B as these will either be classed as business (pay NDR) or will not be a principal living space.

Flooding Event

Funding is available through the local government hardship fund during alert level 3 or 4 lockdown periods, the grant would apply between 6pm on 23 October 2020 and the 9 November 2020 (firebreak) then Tier 4 from 21st December to date.

Insurance

Please note that a false declaration may result in possible penalties. We may require evidence at a later date to confirm the flooding that occurred to the principal living space.

Please select all files at once.
Please select all files at once.

Declaration

Please note that a false declaration may result in possible penalties. We may require evidence at a later date to confirm the flooding that occurred to the principal living space.

After submitting this form a colleague will contact you to discuss and verify the claim.