Report Flooding

If you see flooding, or spot a potential risk of flooding, identify the cause and report it to the appropriate authority.

Blocked road gully: Calderdale Council

Online: Report flooding on the road

Phone: 01422 288002.

Out of hours: 01422 288000.

The Council does not service unadopted roads. To find out a road's status, see: Road adoption .


Blocked watercourse

Watercourses are normally the responsibility of the owner of the land through which they flow.

Calderdale Council has powers to require owners to clear blocked or defective watercourses and can do the work itself and re-charge the costs.

Email: highwaysandengineering@calderdale.gov.uk .

Phone: 01422 288002.

Out of hours: 01422 288000.


Burst water main: Yorkshire Water

Phone: 0345 124 2424.


Reservoir breach: Environment Agency

Phone: 0800 807 060 (incident reporting number) or 0845 988 1188 / 0345 988 1188 Floodline.


River overflow: Environment Agency

Phone: 0800 807 060 (incident reporting number) or 0845 988 1188 / 0345 988 1188 Floodline.


Sewer flooding: Yorkshire Water

Phone: 0345 124 2424.

If there is any risk to life telephone 999.