Flood Insurance Manual: Effective May 1, 2010

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The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Flood Insurance Manual is the guidance document with the rules and requirements of the NFIP used primarily by insurance agents and insurers selling and servicing Federal flood insurance.  

Main Edition (PDF 480 KB, TXT 1.0 MB) - This edition contains the May 1, 2008 edition of the manual with revisions through May 2010.

May 2010 Main Edition change pages (PDF 9.0 MB, TXT 651 KB) - This is a brief summary of important changes effective May 1, 2010.

Producer's Edition (PDF 473 KB, TXT 369 KB) - This edition is to be used for easy reference or for training purposes. It does not include all of the information required to accurately rate a policy.

May 2010 Producer's Edition change pages (PDF 5.0 MB, TXT 331 KB) - This is a brief summary of important changes to the Producer's Edition effective May 1, 2010.

Main Edition zipped (ZIP 35.64 MB) - This zip file contains all of the pdf files to download the full manual to your desktop.

A copy of the manual order form can be found under the Catalog button on the FEMA Flood Map Store website at Store.msc.fema.gov.

Last Updated: 
04/24/2015 - 10:23
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