Property Flood Resilience (PFR)
Helping you to reduce Flood Risk


Property Flood Resilience (PFR), previously referred to as Property Level Protection (PLP), is an important element of flood risk management.


Information and guidance to help you protect yourself and your property before a flood, during and after a flood.


Our Community Hub is a place for people effected by floods and professionals to be able to share experiences and knowledge.

South West Climate Change Centre (SW CCC)

Opening Monday 4th October at 10am

Our new PFR and Climate Change centre is nearly open at Heartlands Cornwall. Our brand new interactive centre helps to inform and educate residents and businesses from across the South West.

The South West Climate Change Centre opening hours will be:

Monday-Wednesday 10am-2.30pm

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Grant funding available for flood affected areas

Grant funding and/or subsidies for flood repairs and resilience are available for flood affected areas of the United Kingdom.

There are a few range of ways that Property Flood Resilience can be funded.

Be Flood Ready

Historically, flooding has had a significant impact on homes, businesses and communities across the UK. As climate change leads to more intense storms and sea level rise, these risks are continuing to grow. Increasing flood resilience at each individual property at risk is crucial to reduce the impact of flooding. BeFloodReady is your local source of information on Property Flood Resilience (PFR) and how you can BeFloodReady

What is

Property Flood Resilience (PFR), also referred to as Property Level Protection (PLP), is an important part of flood risk management. Property Flood Resilience includes measures that reduce the risk to people and property, enabling households and businesses to reduce the damage caused by floods and speed up recovery and reoccupation.

Be Flood Ready

Read and hear first hand accounts from people who’ve planned and prepared for flooding.

Latest Tweets

If you've haven't seen it yet, this great animation shows the achievements of the three @DefraGovUK funded &
@EnvAgency supported #PropertyFloodResilience (PFR) Pathfinder Projects in raising awareness of #PFR. @BeFloodReady is proud to be a part of this.

Do you know how automatic #AirBricks work to help keep flood water out of a property? Check out our series of short #PFR animations showing just some of the ways you can make your home or business more resilient to #Flooding:
#BeFloodReady @CwllCFloodForum

In #Truro this weekend? Say 'Hello' to the tidal gate and find out about the protection it offers Truro. We've teamed up with @HelloLampPost_ to bring you information on your local area IN your local area. QR codes are now online in #Exmouth #Bude and #Truro


Super excited to see #BeFloodReady Missy's Tale featured on page 7 of the latest edition of @EnvAgency Current Magazine. Check it out! 👇

This short animation created by @aardman explores how #Flooding can affect your home & family, and some of the steps you can take to prepare.

Environment Agency@EnvAgency

The new edition of Current Magazine is now online, with a focus on #NetZero carbon in the build-up to #COP26.

👉 Discover carbon-cutting projects from across the country in our free magazine:

#FCERMStrategy #TogetherForOurPlanet

Have you seen the South West Property Flood Resilience (PFR) Pathfinder project Summer Newsletter? This bumper edition provides a fantastic round up of activities, projects and partnerships - including a behind the scenes look at Missy's Tale. Read more:

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