Consultees and Legislation
To help us assess the development for flood risks, we consult with relevant bodies including the Environment Agency and Devon County Council.
Devon County: Lead Local Flood Authority (LLFA)
- Major applications, but can comment on all applications.
- Works near main rivers, Flood zones and Critical drainage Areas (CDA).
The Council's internal drainage board
- All applications
South West Water
- Comment on capacity and connection to their system
Applications will be assessed against the following legislation: