Property Flooding Information Summary

Lake Macquarie City Council's free Property Flooding Information Summary tool provides information about the flood hazard for a specified property (Lot) within the Lake Macquarie City Council area. If your property covers more than one Lot you will need to check each Lot individually. The highest flood level on any of the subject Lots applies.

Property Flooding Information Summary

A Property Flooding Information Summary provides information about the flood hazard for a specified property (Lot) within the Lake Macquarie City Council area. This information may be useful when assessing risk for building or planning, or for providing evidence to help reduce insurance premiums (see disclaimer).

The summary provides details of the possible effects on the specified property from flooding, tidal inundation, and predicted sea level rises. Information is only available where Council has undertaken a detailed Flood Study and / or Floodplain Risk Management Plan.

For detailed, survey-verified flood and floor level information you can apply for a Flood Certificate or Flood / Tidal Inundation Certificate. A fee applies for this service. A Flood Certificate or Flood / Tidal Inundation Certificate provides flood and tidal risk information for a parcel of land affected by Lake Macquarie waterway flooding and sea level rise. It includes Council’s Flood Planning Level requirements, as well as detailed field survey results showing relative levels of the existing buildings and land.

Disclaimer

This Property Flooding Information Summary provides general information only regarding possible flood levels affecting the Property, and is indicative only. It is based on the information held by Lake Macquarie City Council at the time of issue, and is issued subject to these Terms and Conditions. This Guide does not consider your particular circumstances, and is not a substitute for professional advice. Lake Macquarie City Council makes no warranty or representation regarding the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in this certificate, and expressly disclaims any liability in relation to its use.

Page last updated: 18 July 2016