Thank you for your request for information of 22 July 2022 regarding:

  1. The total expected cost of the scheme as of July 2022 (or date of expected construction) - different EA reports have provided different figures in the past
  2. What organisations would be funding the scheme, and how much each organisation would be paying (with the total adding up to the total expected cost above)

Your request was passed to the relevant team who have provided the following response below:

The July 2022 cost for the scheme is just over £176 million.

The confirmed funding contributions for the scheme as of July 2022 are as follows:



Environment Agency (FCRM Grant in Aid)


Thames Regional Flood and Coastal Committee


National Highways


Oxfordshire County Council


Oxford City Council


Thames Water Utilities Limited


Department for Education


Denton Holding


University of Oxford



Ross Lewis

Communications Support Officer

Oxford Flood Alleviation Scheme

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