who we help

The LSIDB &

government agencies

DEFRA (Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs) is the government agency responsible for the work undertaken by the LSIDB, and also directly supervises all main watercourses. The LSIDB also works closely with the Environment Agency, Lead Local Flood Authorities, and Local Authorities surrounding planning issues.

Our partnerships with DEFRA and the Environment Agency ensure effective water management and environmental stewardship across the UK. Over the last five years, we've successfully applied for £X million pounds of funding, delivering schemes that protect an area totalling over XXXXX hectares. These include…[any examples we can cite?]

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To learn more about our partnership, and our expertise and solutions supporting fully integrated, national policymaking and water management, please get in touch.

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Did you know?

Oversight of IDBs falls under the purview of the Environment Agency and the Natural Resources Body for Wales.

In the UK, there are approximately 112 IDBs in England, 2 in Wales, and 1 in Scotland.

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Latest from LSIDB

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December 15, 2023

Postcard from the Past

Postcard of the Severn Catchment Drainage Board Operations Team from 1934/1935

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December 15, 2023

ADA Flood and Water Conference 2023

LSIDB Officers attending ADA Flood and Water Conference

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December 15, 2023

Pumping Stations Public Consultation 2023

Two consultation events at Oldbury on Severn and Whitminster were held

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December 15, 2023

Postcard from the Past

Postcard of the Severn Catchment Drainage Board Operations Team from 1934/1935

News
News
December 15, 2023

ADA Flood and Water Conference 2023

LSIDB Officers attending ADA Flood and Water Conference

LSIDB is committed to providing innovative solutions to the wide range of challenges related to drainage and flood protection, within our designated area and beyond.

Dr Manjit Pope

Chief Executive Officer