Formal flood protection schemes constructed in Scotland: EIR release

Information request and response under the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004.

Information requested

You are researching flood prevention schemes constructed in Scotland in the last five years.

You asked for a list of Government and local authority funded flood prevention schemes with an approximate value.


I enclose a copy of some of the information you requested. The list covers formal flood protection schemes completed in the previous five years.

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance the Scottish Government does not have all of the information you have requested. Under the Flood Risk Management (Scotland) Act 2009, flood protection schemes can now proceed without formal approval from Scottish Ministers so there may be other schemes that have been taken forward and completed by local authorities which the Scottish Government does not hold information about.

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The Scottish Government is committed to publishing all information released in response to Freedom of Information requests. View all FOI responses at

FOI/201900007948 - Information released


Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road

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