Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs)

Leeds City Region Local Enterprise Partnership

The LCR LEP works to unlock the Leeds City Region’s vast economic potential by enabling businesses and enterprise to thrive.

Working with public and private sector partners they 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.

The overall aim of the LCR LEP is to transform the City Region economy by focusing on four key areas: supporting growing businesses, developing a skilled workforce, increasing energy efficiency and improving the region’s infrastructure.

Case Studies

Find out how the LCR LEP supported one Selby business with their training needs.

Find out how the LCR LEP provided direct business advice and support to small and medium sized businesses with an event in Selby.

Find out more about the LCR LEP here .

York, North Yorkshire & East Riding

The York, North Yorkshire and East Riding LEP helps businesses in the region to improve and grow. The LEP wants to support growth in the local economy and create good quality local jobs, this is done by working with everyone from national organisations who want to create huge projects like improvements to the National Agri-food Innovation Campus outside York, right down to small local businesses who want to have a useful conversation with local experts at our Popup Business Cafes.

The five priority areas for the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding LEP are;

  • Business Support
  • Agri-tech
  • Skills
  • Towns & Cities
  • Infrastructure

Case Studies

Find out how the Y, NY & ER LEP supported Selby College

Find out how the LEP supported flood-hit businesses in Tadcaster

Find out more about the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding LEP here .


For information about business rates and grants click here.