Research & publications

As part of our work to transform the Leeds City Region economy we carry out regular economic research and intelligence-gathering to ensure our strategies and investment decisions address the real needs of the City Region economy. Use the filter to search publications by different areas of work.

Research & Publications

Featured Publications

Doing business in Europe getting paid and taxation

Updated on 12/12/2018

The UK’s relationship with the EU is likely to be changing in the coming months and years, and this will have implications for UK businesses. This checklist will help you prepare your business for those changes.

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Doing business in Europe IT and e-commerce

Updated on 11/12/2018

The UK’s relationship with the EU is likely to be changing in the coming months and years, and this will have implications for UK businesses in terms of their exports and customs requirements. This checklist will help you prepare your business for those changes.

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Doing business in Europe export and customs

Updated on 06/12/2018

The UK’s relationship with the EU is likely to be changing in the coming months and years, and this will have implications for UK businesses in terms of their exports and customs requirements. This checklist will help you prepare your business for those changes.

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Strategic Economic Plan 2016 - Consultation log

Updated on 25/05/2016

This paper outlines the consultation and engagement process undertaken in support of the refresh of the Leeds City Region Strategic Economic Plan.

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Strategic Economic Plan - May 2016

Updated on 24/05/2016

Our plan to transform the economy and create thousands of extra jobs over the next 20 years.

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Leeds City Region Quarterly Economic Survey - Quarter 4 2015

Updated on 01/02/2016

The survey is a measure of the City Region’s business health in Quarter 4 of 2015.

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LEP impact report: 2011 - 2015

Updated on 03/12/2015

In December 2015, we launched our first impact report looking back at the impact the LEP and our partners have made to businesses, our workforce and the economy over the last four years.

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LEP Labour Market Analysis 2015/16

Updated on 11/11/2015

An analysis of the labour market in Leeds City Region. We use this document to understand the key skills issues in the region and develop appropriate policies to address them.

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Leeds City Region Planning Charter 2015

Updated on 05/11/2015

Our updated planning and development charter sets out how Leeds City Region local authorities and developers will work together to ensure major development proposals are dealt with as quickly as possible.

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Latest News

Boost for local TV and production sector
20th February 2019

Boost for local TV and production sector

The trade association for independent TV production companies in the UK has announced it will open an office in Leeds later this year.

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