UNLOCKING POTENTIAL, ACCELERATING GROWTH

We unlock the Leeds City Region's vast economic potential by enabling businesses and enterprise to thrive.

Working with public and private sector partners we provide support and funding to help businesses grow, attract new investment to the region and develop the skills, energy and digital infrastructure to create jobs and prosperity.

Here you can find out more about us, what we do and how we support growing businesses and investors in the Leeds City Region.

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Find out how a grant of between £10,000 and £500,000 could help your small or medium sized business in the Leeds City Region to develop and grow.

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Case Study

J Marr stays cool with grant from the LEP
25th August 2015

J Marr stays cool with grant from the LEP

An international ice supplier and storage company has implemented green energy systems and in turn created new jobs.

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£2,000 grant for growing businesses to take on an apprentice
3rd August 2015

£2,000 grant for growing businesses to take on an apprentice

Small and medium-sized businesses in West Yorkshire and York can now benefit from a grant of up to £2,000 to help take on an apprentice and grow th...

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More and better jobs for a thriving future workforce
11th August 2015

More and better jobs for a thriving future workforce

Stephanie Burras, founder and Chief Executive of Ahead Partnership, talks about how the LEP is supporting businesses and young people to build s...

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Latest News

Business survey confirms rise in performance and confidence in Leeds City Region
28th July 2015

Business survey confirms rise in performance and confidence in Leeds City Region

An independent survey of over 3,000 companies in Leeds City Region confirms business confidence is on the rise.

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