Local Resilience Forum - Flood prevention plans

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Dear North Yorkshire Local Resilience Forum,

Please can you answer the following EIR/FOI request:

BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Local Resilience Forums (LRF) have to manage risk, make plans, and warn the public when emergencies which includes flooding.

The key duty is Section 2(1)(d) of the CCA - the LRF must:
maintain plans for the purpose of ensuring that if an emergency occurs or is likely to occur the person or body is able to perform his or its functions so far as necessary or desirable for the purpose of—
(i) preventing the emergency,
(ii) reducing, controlling or mitigating its effects, or
(iii) taking other action in connection with it,

Furthermore LRF's are required to develop and maintain a multi-agency flood plan.

MY REQUEST

1 - Please can you confirm if you have produced a multi-agency flood plan?
2 - if the answer to question 1 is yes, please can you confirm the date it was published and the date that the plan was last updated.
3 - Please can you provide a copy of the latest multi-agency flood plan and/or any similar and relevant current flood prevention plans produced by the LRF.

I look forward to receiving your response within 2 working days

Yours faithfully,

russell scott

North Yorkshire Local Resilience Forum

Dear Russell Scott,

 

Thank you for submitting a request for information to North Yorkshire
County Council dated 23/11/2022.

 

We have acknowledged receipt of your request and it is being processed. In
line with statutory requirements we aim to respond within twenty working
days.

 

Please ensure you use the reference 202203940 in any further
correspondence regarding the request.

 

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

 

Kind Regards,

Shelley Johnson

Information Access Officer

 

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Matthew Robinson, North Yorkshire Local Resilience Forum

Dear Mr Scott,

 

Apologies for the delay in your response. In reply to your freedom of
information request, please see below the reply from the North Yorkshire
Local Resilience Forum.

1 - Please can you confirm if you have produced a multi-agency flood plan?

 

Yes NYLRF has a multi-agency flood response plan

2 - if the answer to question 1 is yes, please can you confirm the date it
was published and the date that the plan was last updated.

 

May 2022

3 - Please can you provide a copy of the latest multi-agency flood plan
and/or any similar and relevant current flood prevention plans produced by
the LRF.

The LRF does not produce flood prevention plans.

 

Please find attached the county council’s information governance appeals
procedure for your information. Please remember to quote the reference
number above in any future communications.

 

Many thanks

 

Matt Robinson

Head of Resilience and Emergencies

North Yorkshire County Council

[1][email address]

07891587365

 

I will sometimes work anti sociable hours.  I do not expect you to reply
if you have received this email outside of your own working hours.

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