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Flood Insurance Manual - Effective April 1, 2021

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Flood Insurance Manual is used primarily by insurers and agents selling and servicing NFIP flood insurance.

The manual is available in several formats:

  • Download the full manual in a single PDF file.
  • Download the full manual, with each section broken out into individual PDFs, in a ZIP file.
  • Download a single section of the manual in an individual PDF (see below).

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Flood Insurance Manual - Effective April 1, 2021

Flood Insurance Manual - Cover

Flood Insurance Manual - Cover Memo

Flood Insurance Manual - 1. Reference.

Flood Insurance Manual - 2. Before You Start

Flood Insurance Manual - 3. How to Write Section

Flood Insurance Manual - 4. How to Endorse

Flood Insurance Manual - 5. How to Renew

Flood Insurance Manual - 6. How to Cancel

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix A: Policy

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix B: Forms

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix C: Lowest Floor Guide

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix D: Coastal Barrier Resources System

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix E: Claims

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix F: Community Rating System

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix G: Leased Federal Properties

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix H: Flood Maps

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix I: Severe Repetitive Loss Properties

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix J: Rate Tables

Flood Insurance Manual - Appendix K: Residential Basement Floodproofing Premium Discount

Last updated March 15, 2021