Floodplain Management

WMS is a national leader in Floodplain Management, and we have delivered flood risk and floodplain management studies throughout the eastern states. We use cutting-edge modelling and best practice methodologies to deliver innovative floodplain management studies and solutions to our clients in this space. We work across the private and public sectors and have developed a reputation for being approachable, flexible and placing emphasis on solving our clients' floodplain management challenges. Our capabilities include:

  • Flood mapping and flood risk investigations
  • Flood risk management studies and plans
  • Flood mitigation modelling and design
  • Development of flood-related planning overlays
  • Support with planning scheme amendments
  • Support with flood-related planning approvals
  • Community consultation and stakeholder engagement
  • Peer review and expert witness services