For Consumers

Flood insurance - frequently asked questions

How do I find out more about flood coverage?

You can learn more through the federal National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) ( The federal government makes flood insurance available within participating communities.

Where do I buy flood insurance?

You buy it through an insurance agent or company. The company you select:

  • Handles the premium billing and collection
  • Issues the policy
  • Facilitates any claims on behalf of the federal government

Who do I call for more help with flood insurance?