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Flood Insurance Manual: Effective October 1, 2008

This page provides the National Flood Insurance Program's Flood Insurance Manual that became effective on October 1, 2008.

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Flood Insurance Manual, effective October 1, 2008, explains the rules and requirements of the NFIP and is used primarily by insurance agents and insurers selling and servicing federal flood insurance.  

Main Edition (PDF 173 KB, TXT 1 MB) - This edition contains the May 1, 2008, edition of the manual with revisions through October 2008.

October 2008 change pages (PDF 1 MB, TXT 262 KB) - This is a brief summary of important changes effective October 1, 2008.

Producer's Edition (PDF 167 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.

October 2008 change pages (PDF 1.4 MB, TXT 88 KB) - This is a brief summary of important changes effective October 1, 2008.

Main Edition zipped (ZIP 15.8 MB) - This .zip file contains all of the .pdf files to download the full manual to your desktop.

Last Updated: 
03/15/2018 - 09:14