FEMA Standard Flood Hazard Determination Determining whether or not a site lies within
a designated flood hazard area according to Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
mapping and thus aiding in determining wheter or not they must require mandatory
flood insurance for a mortgage loan.
Determinations can be ordered by fax or online
once an account has been set up with us either by phone or by email.
Set up an account:
Order a flood determination:
by fax: 812-539-4132
Additional FEMA Services Can Be Provided by Land Consultants
Elevation Certificate:An Elevation Certificate is an actual field survey by a registered professional.
The elevation is of the lowest floor and adjacent ground in the local flood plain
datum as required by FEMA.
Elevation Certificates must be prepared and certified by
a land surveyor, engineer, or architect who is authorized by commonwealth, state,
or local law to certify elevation information. Community officials who are authorized
by local law or ordinance to provide floodplain management information may also sign
the certificate. Elevations must be certified by a licensed engineer or surveyor
if the elevation certificate is intended to support an application for a Letter of
Map amendment or a Letter of Map Revision – based on Fill. You can get more information
A Letter of Map Amendment (LOMA) or Letter
of Map Revision (LOMR) confirms that a site is not within a flood hazard area. Land
Consultants can assist the property owner with preparation of the necessary application
and forms which must be submitted to FEMA. You can get more information athttp://www.fema.gov/fhm/fq_gen11.shtm
LOMA/LOMR:Assisting property owner with preparation of the necessary application and forms
which must be submitted to FEMA for a Letter of Map Amendment (LOMA) or Letter of
Map Revision (LOMR) to request confirmation that a site is not within a flood hazard