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Flood and Water Management Act 2010

Part 2: Miscellaneous

11.This Part includes provisions on sustainable drainage, reservoirs, special administration, provision of infrastructure, temporary bans on non-essential uses of water, civil sanctions, incidental flooding or coastal erosion of land, flood resistant repairs to property, compulsory works orders, agreements on new drainage systems, concessionary surface water drainage charges for community groups, social tariffs for water charges, water and sewerage charges for non-owner occupiers and the abolition of the Fisheries Committee (Scotland).

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