Flood Protection Scheme Documents

The Hawick Flood Protection Scheme (the scheme) is being promoted by Scottish Borders Council (the Council) under the Flood Risk Management (Scotland) Act 2009 (the Act) and the Flood Risk Management (Flood Protection Schemes, Potentially Vulnerable Areas and Local Plan Districts) (Scotland) Regulations 2010 (the Regulations).

These pieces of legislation set out the processes the Council must follow in order to take forward construction of the scheme in the future. One such requirement is that all relevant documentation and drawings associated with the scheme are made available for public inspection. Hard copies of the documents can be inspected from 26 April 2017 until the date a decision is made under paragraphs 4(1), 7(4) or, as the case may be, 9(1) of Schedule 2 of the Act at:

Note that both these locations will be closed for Public Holidays on Monday 1st May 2017.

Electronic copies of the documents will be available to download via the links on this page until the date a decision is made under paragraphs 4(1), 7(4) or, as the case may be, 9(1) of Schedule 2 of the above Act. If you have any issues downloading the documents, please send a request via either of the contact methods below and we'll post out a CD to your home address.

Please contact the following email address should you wish to send electronic correspondence relating to the scheme (eg queries, clarifications, requests for information):

Alternatively, all such correspondence can be made in writing and posted to the following contact address:

Scheme Operations

Schedule of Scheme Operations (Filesize 0.5Mb)

Scheme Drawings

Scheme Operations Plans (Filesize 25Mb)

Construction Methodology

Construction Methodology Report (Filesize 6.4Mb)

Preferred Scheme Report

Preferred Scheme Report (Filesize 29.1Mb)

Environmental Statement

Environmental Statement - Volume 1: Main Report (Filesize 13.8Mb)
Environmental Statement - Volume 2: Appendix A - Scheme Plans (Filesize 11Mb)
Environmental Statement - Volume 2: Appendix B - Figures & Tables (Filesize 55Mb)
Environmental Statement - Volume 2: Appendix C - Supporting Documents (Filesize 123Mb)
Environmental Statement - Volume 3: Non-Technical Summary (Filesize 4.8Mb)

Habitat Regulations Assessment

Habitats Regulation Assessment (Filesize 12.3Mb)

Letter and Notice

Letter (Filesize 18kb)

Notice (Filesize 18kb)