Protecting your local community from climate change
Welcome to the official website of the Hirael Flood Prevention Scheme
Our goal is to invest in the community’s future by promoting flood safety, awareness, resilience and local wellbeing through the construction of new flood defences.
About this project
This project is a result of the Western Wales Flood Risk Management Plan. The plan has identified that in the Hirael area “there would be significant increase in flood risk with sea level rise”.
In response, YGC and AECOM have designed a flood alleviation scheme to protect the community up until 2100.
Please click on the link below to find out more about the project…
Find out what’s been going on recently
Official press release
“Cyngor Gwynedd project to safeguard Hirael from coastal flooding”
If you are a local resident, or a part of the Hirael community, we want to hear from you…
The public consultation period has now formally come to an end, however we are still open to questions and comments from the public. Take a look at the planning application to see what is going ahead.