Leeds City Region

We unlock the Leeds City Region's vast economic potential by enabling business 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.

Have your say: Finding business support online

We're inviting business owners based in West Yorkshire to complete a short survey about accessing information, guidance and support online. Insights will inform improvements to our web-based business support services and help create a more coherent and coordinated approach in promoting business support. Have your say before midnight on 4 January 2022.

Latest news

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    LEP announced as sponsors of the Asian Business Growth Program


    • 30 November 2021

    Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (the LEP) is supporting the Asian Business Growth Program – a coaching course designed to accelerate the growth of Asian-owned businesses in the region through capacity building and creating connections with local mentors and business opportunities.

    Read more about LEP announced as sponsors of the Asian Business Growth Program
  2. Characteristics of an innovative business


    • 29 November 2021

    When it comes to innovation – developing new ideas, creating commercial opportunities or doing things differently – there are often characteristics that individuals possess or businesses build, to aid and support the innovation process. Read our round up of what to instil in an innovative business.

    Read more about Characteristics of an innovative business

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Committee and panel meetings during the Covid-19 pandemic

The LEP’s public meetings will now take place by video conference and, in the interests of openness and transparency, will be live-streamed on our YouTube channel. Agenda and papers will continue to be published on our website five clear days in advance of the meeting.