Outside body

Northumbria Regional Flood and Coastal Committee


The Northumbria Regional Defence Committee is an Executive Non-departmental Public Body responsible to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and an Assembly Sponsored Public Body responsible to the National Assembly for Wales.


Its’ principal aims are to protect and improve the environment, and to promote sustainable development.  It plays a central role in delivering the environmental priorities of central government and the Welsh Assembly Government through our functions and roles.

Contact information

Shaunie Cresswell, Flood and Coastal Risk Management Programme Officer

Our representatives