The Grant scheme offers up to £5,000 for householders and businesses to install property protection measures that will reduce or minimise the risk of future flooding. It does not provide funding for general repairs and insurance excesses
Cllr David Harvey, Cabinet Member for Environment said,
We welcome the support from government and we will be doing all we can to alert those affected about this grant scheme and encouraging them to apply.”
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