Consenting of Watercourses
As a Lead Local Flood Authority Blaenau Gwent has a duty to regulate certain drainage activities that might have an adverse impact on flood risk and the environment and to ensure that riparian owners carry out their responsibilities.
Consent is required for:
- Any alteration likely to affect the flow of an ordinary watercourse
- Any culvert
- Temporary as well as permanent works
Further information on consentable works is available.
Name of Team: Infrastructure
Telephone Number: 01495 311556
Address: Technical Services,
Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council,
Municipal Offices, Civic Centre, Ebbw Vale, Gwent, NP23 6XB