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The Floodplain Management Association (FMA) is committed to promoting appropriate development within floodplain areas, and helping reduce the risks of flooding to life and property.

Our Members include over 120 councils, catchment management authorities, businesses, and professionals involved in all aspects of urban and rural floodplain risk management.

We represent our Members’ interests at State and Commonwealth government levels, promote public awareness of flood issues, and provide professional development for floodplain managers.

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Latest News:

FMA ICA Flood Insurance Fact Sheets

The FMA together with the Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) has put together three Flood Insurance Fact Sheets covering Flood Insurance Pricing, Insurer Flood Data Requirements and Sharing Flood Risk Information for use by our FMA Members. You can access these Fact Sheets in Technical Information in the Members’ Section of floods.org.au.

2015 National Conference Chairman’s Address

The 2015 FMA National Conference in Brisbane has been officially opened, and is proving to be an excellent event with over 365 delegates from all around Australia and overseas in attendance. We were privileged to have the Rt Hon Lord Mayor Clr Graham Quirk from Brisbane City Council officially open our Conference and Local Government Association of… Continue reading “2015 National Conference Chairman’s Address”

2015 FMA National Conference Brisbane

The second National Floodplain Management Conference ‘Building a Flood Resilient Australia’ is being held in Brisbane from Tuesday 19 to Friday 22 May 2015. The Floodplain Management Association Conference has been held annually for over 50 years and is the most respected floodplain industry event held in Australia. Following the success of the FMA’s first National Conference at… Continue reading “2015 FMA National Conference Brisbane”