Your Local Flood Guides and MFEPs

Local Flood Guides can help you better understand your flood risk, how flood warnings work and how to prepare yourself, your home or your business. 

Municipal Flood Emergency Plans (MFEPs) are used in emergency management, detailing flood mitigation strategies, available resources and response plans.

On this page:


Local Flood Guides

The following Local Flood Guides are available (with Council name in brackets):




Municipality list

The following municipalities have Local Flood Guides and/or Municipal Flood Emergency Plans available:

If you have any queries on the plans or guides, you can email us at or by phone on (03) 9256 9000 during normal business hours.

For information on current emergencies, you should call the VicEmergency Hotline (1800 226 226) or visit


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The information on the the Victoria State Emergency Service website is provided on the basis that persons accessing the website undertake responsibility for assessing the relevance and accuracy of its content.