Report a flooding or drainage problem

Responsibility of Hampshire County Council

If you see a highway issue which needs urgent attention:

  • Phone 0300 555 1388 (8:30am to 5pm, Monday to Friday)
  • Outside of office hours, phone 101 (emergencies only)
If you or someone else is in imminent danger, phone the police on 999.
If the issue you are reporting could cause injury or endanger a life, then call 0300 555 1388 so we can process it as an emergency.

Flooding can be caused by the sheer volume of water or indicate a blockage or maintenance problem with the system. Any flooding or drainage issue should be reported so that it can be dealt with and the system checked for adequacy.


If you believe the flooding is from a main river contact the Environment Agency.

Burst or leaking water main or foul water sewer

Contact your water provider