Apprenticeship Levy Support

We're here to help businesses and training providers work together to make a positive difference and make sure vital apprenticeship opportunities are available to people across Leeds City Region.

For businesses

The Apprenticeship Levy Support service helps levy paying businesses to either use their levy funds to recruit their own apprentice or transfer their unspent levy to other businesses seeking apprenticeship funding. If you are a Leeds City Region business seeking levy transfer funding, you can ask your training provider to register with us.


For Training Providers

If you’re a training provider, working with Leeds City Region businesses, looking to take on apprentices but funding is not available, an apprenticeship levy transfer may be the solution. Contact the Apprenticeship Levy Support Service now to register at risk apprenticeships on behalf of a business.


We can help

We're offering free impartial support to help training providers and businesses work together to improve apprenticeship opportunities in Leeds City Region. Further guidance on how we can help can be found below. 

  1. Guidance for businesses wanting to transfer their unspent levy funding

    If you're a levy paying business we can help you get the most out of your apprenticeship levy, ensuring it's not wasted and is being used to support your local community. We can help you to use your levy fund on recruiting your own apprentice or to transfer unspent funds to increase apprenticeship opportunities across Leeds City Region.

    Read more about Guidance for businesses wanting to transfer their unspent levy funding
  2. Guidance for Training Providers

    If you are the preferred training provider for a business located in Leeds City Region, seeking apprenticeship funding through a levy transfer, contact the Apprenticeship Levy Support service to register the apprenticeship(s) on behalf of the business.

    Read more about Guidance for Training Providers
  3. Guidance for businesses seeking a levy transfer

    The Apprenticeship Levy Support service aims to link businesses seeking apprenticeship funding with levy paying businesses willing to transfer their levy to fund apprenticeships in other organisations. If you are a Leeds City Region business seeking levy transfer funding, you can ask your training provider to register with us.

    Read more about Guidance for businesses seeking a levy transfer

Get in touch for advice or support

Get in touch with our Business Growth Service and we can help you find the right support for your business needs. You can call us on 0113 348 1818 or email us for more information.

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