2019 Red River Floodway Compensation Program

The Manitoba government has announced compensation for eligible applicants related to property damage or economic losses resulting from the operation of the Red River Floodway from October 9 to November 7 under Guideline 4, Emergency Operation to Reduce Sewer Backup in Winnipeg.

News Release - November 13, 2019

Under the guideline, Manitoba must provide compensation for eligible applicants related to property damage or economic losses caused by the operation of the floodway. The province is working to determine the extent of artificial flooding.

The The Red River Floodway Act provides information on general application procedures, deadlines, claimant's duties and compensation rules.

Information Sheet

People with impacts related to the fall operation of the floodway may now apply for compensation:

  • Download and fill in the PDF application form on your computer. Once filled in email the completed form.
  • Download and print the PDF application form. Submit completed for by mail, fax or email.
  • Phone 204-945-3050 to have an application mailed to you.

2019 Red River Floodway Compensation Program
Emergency Measures Organization
1525-405 Broadway Winnipeg MB R3C 3L6
Fax: 204-945-4929
Email: emo@gov.mb.ca

Application to complete on your computer

Application to print and complete by hand