Reservoir safety emergency on-site flood plans consultation

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Closes 10 Aug 2020

1 About You

Thank you for participating in this consultation. 

Confidentiality and Data Protection

This consultation document and consultation process have been planned to adhere to the Consultation Principles issued by the Cabinet Office. Representative groups are asked to give a summary of the people and organisations they represent and where relevant who else they have consulted in reaching their conclusions when they respond. Information provided in response to this consultation, including personal data, may be published or disclosed in accordance with the access to information regimes these are primarily the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (EIRs), the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA) and the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA). We have obligations, mainly under the EIRs, FOIA and DPA, to disclose information to particular recipients or to the public in certain circumstances. If you want the information that you provide to be treated as confidential, please be aware that, as a public authority, the Department is bound by the Freedom of Information Act and may therefore be obliged to disclose all or some of the information you provide. In view of this it would be helpful if you could explain to us why you regard the information you have provided as confidential. If we receive a request for disclosure of the information we will take full account of your explanation, but we cannot give an assurance that confidentiality can be maintained in all circumstances.

An automatic confidentiality disclaimer generated by your IT system will not, of itself, be regarded as binding on the Department. This consultation is being conducted in line with the Cabinet Office “Consultation Principles” and be found at:

If you have any comments or complaints about the consultation process, please address them to: Consultation Coordinator Area 6B, 6th Floor Nobel House 17 Smith Square, London, SW1P 3JR.

Or email:

1. What is your name?
2. What is your organisation?
3. What is your role regarding reservoirs?
4. Do you want to be kept informed about the outcomes from this consultation?

We will not use your email address for any other purpose