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, how we make our decisions and how we support growing businesses and investors in the Leeds City Region.

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If you run an SME you can get support and funding from the LEP and our network of partners to help you realise your ambitions.

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Smart Tech showcased at international conference
15th November 2017

Smart Tech showcased at international conference

Leeds City Region is transforming modern life through the development and implementation of smart technologies for the 21st Century and beyond.

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The skills to grow your business

Support is available to give your employees the skills your business needs

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Let's talk... developing new products and processes
2nd November 2017

Let's talk... developing new products and processes

We spoke to Dr Lisa J Hill, Innovation Development Manager at Translate, to hear why she thinks it is so important to connect businesses and aca...

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