FloodSmart.gov -- An official site of the National Flood Insurance Program

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Test the Waters.
See how much damage a few inches of water can cause with our interactive demo. Also, view our Risk Scenarios to determine your risk.


Get involved.
Learn how community participation is the cornerstone of the National Flood Insurance Program.


Get covered.
To find out what kind of flood insurance coverage you may need, find an agent serving your area.


2006 Hurricane Season
Experts are predicting another active Hurricane season for 2006. With a 30-day wait before a flood insurance policy takes effect, now is the time to purchase flood insurance. For more information, visit the 2006 Hurricane Season Update page.

Press Room

Visit the FloodSmart Press Room, for news and information about the NFIP, the FloodSmart program, flood insurance, and more!

  • See things from the NFIP's point of view
  • Get important flood-related statistics and fact sheets
  • Review recent press releases
New to working with the National Flood Insurance Program? Our Media Guide was created just for you!

FEMA News Flash
Visit FEMA.gov for the latest news on weather, disaster recovery and flood-related relief efforts.

Secure Site for Agents

The new FloodSmart agent secure site offers you better, more convenient agents-only resources, tools and services:

  • Discover exciting sales tools, marketing tips, and talking points
  • Get the latest information about map modernization
  • Request Co-Op Program pre-approvals online
  • Enroll in the Agent Referral Program online
  • Help clients file a claim
  • And much, much more!
It's easy to register!
Simply complete the online registration form to create your user ID. Then check your email for a password and instructions for logging in.