Register for free flood warnings

View from the castle The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) provides a local free flood warning service to reisidents and businesses within the council area. There is a more general alert for those not within specific flood warning areas.

SEPA is responsible for issuing flood warnings and will issue a notice once the risk is past.

The warnings are delivered by automated messaging to landlines and mobile phones and can also be delivered by text message (SMS).

Register for flood warnings and alerts.


Alternatively call SEPA's Floodline service available 24 hours a day 7 days a week on 0345 988 1188 or visit SEPA's new mobile website for further information for:

  • Flood warning
  • Practical advice on the risk of flooding
  • Actions to take before, during and after a flood