KNOW YOUR RISKS
– do you live in an area where a flood could happen? Click here
for information on flood mapping.
– move valuables upstairs, make a 72-hour emergency kit, talk to your families and neighbours about what to do if a flood hits. Click here
for information on how to protect yourself and your home.
about emergency and alert information. Click here
to find out about emergency alerts listed by province and territory.
KNOW THE DIFFERENCE
between flood insurance and government disaster assistance. Click here
to learn more.
to your insurance broker – many Canadian companies now offer flood insurance. Click here
for a list of insurers.
your local government about incentives for protecting your property by installing backflow valves and sump pumps, by disconnecting downspouts and drains from municipal sewers, and by installing rain barrels and rain gardens to slow the flow of water off your property, while beautifying your yard. Click here
for information on community incentives listed by province and territory.