Business and Intellectual Property (IP) Centre

If you have questions about business and intellectual property, the Business & IP Centre, Leeds, has a wide range of resources available to help you stay informed and protect your products and services. 


The Business and IP Centre, Leeds, is a great source for a wide range of innovation and intellectual property advice. With their huge range of resources and extensive experience, they can be invaluable when developing new products and services.

The Business and IP Centre, Leeds, offers three key services:

Business information

If you’re taking your first steps in setting up a business, targeting new customers, researching competitors or looking for new partners or markets, you can find useful information to help you.

Protecting your products and services

The Centre can guide you through the processes required to help you protect your products and services using patents, trademarks, registered designs and copyright. They also provide guidance on getting your product to market.

Events and workshops

A range of activities, events and advice sessions are on offer to help you to access specialist information and connect with businesses from around the region.

Find out more

Visit the Business and IP Centre Leeds website to find out more and get the relevant contact details for your enquiry.

Alternatively, you can contact our business growth team here at the LEP on 0113 3481818 or to find out more. 

LEP Grants

Grants of between £10,000 and £250,000 are available for small and medium-sized businesses in the Leeds City Region, looking to grow their business and create new jobs.

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Business support and finance

Not sure where to start? Don't worry. Just get in touch with our business growth team and we can help you find the right support for your business needs.