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At home & leisure

At Home & Leisure

For home owners and lovers of the outdoors - find out how to prepare for a flood, buy your rod licence or boating licence, and find out about your local environment and what you can do to help.

NEW: Buy your rod licence now

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Business & industry

Business & Industry

Apply for environmental licences and permits, get advice for your business sector, find out about key environmental topics, how we regulate you and what you need to do to comply.

NEW: CRC Registry now open

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Planning & research

Planning & research

Local authorities and environmental professionals – find resources for planners, access our data, science and reports, have your say on our consultations and read about our policy.

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Media centre

Read our latest press releases and find contacts in our press office.


Find out about career opportunities across England and Wales, information about what it's like to work here, and details about how to apply.

Prepare for flooding

Find out whether you're at risk of flooding, check flood warnings and make sure you're prepared if the worst happens.