Flooding in Brisbane - a guide for residents

""As flooding in Brisbane is natural and part of our environment, we need to be prepared for flooding and the impact it can have on our homes and families.

While Brisbane City Council is working hard to reduce the impact of flooding, there are simple things residents can do to protect themselves, their homes and families.

Residents flood guide

This guide will help you to prepare for flooding and to minimise the impact of flooding to your property.

You can also download:

Be prepared video

Watch Council's video to understand the likelihood of flooding on your home, how to prepare for an emergency and minimise the impact of flooding on your home or property.

You can also watch this video and other related videos on Council's YouTube channel

More information

Council has a range of free tools and information to help residents understand the possibility of flooding on or near their property and how to be prepared. This includes:

If you require any further information, you can contact Council.

Brisbane City Council excludes all liability to any person arising directly or indirectly from using this flood preparedness guide, titled Flooding in Brisbane - A guide for residents, and any information or material cited in it. The information in this guide is general information provided to help you decide if you need professional advice relevant to your particular situation.

05 January 2017