Garth End Road, Scarborough

Client: Householder application

Services: Flood Risk Assessment


Project Overview/ Summary: 

Surface was commissioned to undertake a Flood Risk Assessment for a minor extension to an existing property located in Flood Zone 3, i.e., classed as ‘high risk of flooding’.

The Flood Risk Assessment utilised river flood data from the Environment Agency and recommended measures, such as raising electrical sockets, to make the property resilient to flooding.

The planning application was permitted by Scarborough Borough Council, adopting recommendations from the Flood Risk Assessment.