Apply for a flood risk activity permit (FRAP)
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We are seeking your views on plans to update our charges for some of our permits, licences, and compliance activities for 2024 - 2025.
The consultation is available online and will close on Monday 8 January 2024.
Use this service to apply for a flood risk activity permit.
Before you start
You also need to know:
- applicant details
- about the landowner
- any pre-application reference
- proposed start and finish dates
- about the proposed works
- how the works will affect the river or flood defence
- site location - including a grid reference
- any planning permission reference
- who will be responsible for the site during and after the works
- payment details - calculate your charges
We will normally make a decision within 2 months of receiving a complete application and correct fee.
If we have any concerns, or anything is missing from your application, we will contact you. This may affect the agreed timescale.
Get more help with your application
We provide a one to one advice service to help you understand legal requirements when undertaking certain activities and assist with the application process.