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Prepare for flooding

You are the first line of defence against flooding and you can take simple steps to reduce the impact of flooding on your life.

With an estimated 284,000 properties, businesses and services at risk of flooding in Scotland, it’s likely that you or someone you know will be affected by flooding at some point in life. It's important that in the event of a flood, you know what to do and how to be prepared.

Find out how to prepare for flooding, and what to do if a flood event hits.

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