Local Enterprise Partnerships directory

Browse our directory of the 39 current LEPs operating across the country...

With Local Enterprise Partnerships created to encourage collaboration between local councils and local businesses, find out what support is on offer within your specific region.

Where can I find my nearest LEP?

LEPs can work with your business to drive economic growth by providing funding and projects to help you hire new staff, support research and development and so on.

There are a number of programmes – including grant schemes – that are managed and delivered by each local LEP.

Here’s a list of the 39 LEPs operating across the country with links for you to find out more…


Areas covered

LEP website

Black Country Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall, Wolverhampton www.blackcountrylep.co.uk
Buckinghamshire Thames Valley Buckinghamshire www.buckstvlep.co.uk
Cheshire and Warrington Cheshire East, Cheshire West, Chester, Warrington www.871candwep.co.uk
Coast to Capital Brighton and Hove, Lewes, Croydon, Epsom and Ewell, Mole Valley, Reigate and Banstead, Tandridge, West Sussex www.coast2capital.org.uk
Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Cornwall, Isles of Scillly www.cioslep.com
Coventry and Warwickshire Coventry, Warwickshire www.cwlep.com
Cumbria Cumbria www.cumbrialep.co.uk
D2N2 Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire www.d2n2lep.org
Dorset Bournemouth, Dorset, Poole dorsetlep.co.uk
Enterprise M3 Basingstoke and Deane, East Hampshire, Hart, New Forest, Rushmoor, Test Valley, Winchester, Elmbridge, Guildford, Runnymede, Spelthorne, Surrey Heath, Waverley, Woking www.enterprisem3.org.uk
Gloucestershire Gloucestershire www.gfirst.co.uk
Greater Birmingham and Solihull Cannock Chase, East Staffordshire, Lichfield, Tamworth, Birmingham, Solihull, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Wyre Forest centreofenterprise.com
Greater Cambridge and Greater Peterborough Cambridgeshire, Uttlesford, North Herefordshire, King’s Lynn and West Norfolk, Forest Heath, St Edmunsbury, Peterborough, Rutland www.gcgp.co.uk
Greater Lincolnshire Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire www.greaterlincolnshirelep.co.uk
Greater Manchester Greater Manchester www.gmlep.com
Heart of the South West Devon, Somerset www.heartofswlep.co.uk
Hertfordshire Hertfordshire www.hertfordshirelep.com
Humber East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston upon Hull, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire www.humberlep.org
Lancashire Lancashire, Blackburn with Darwen, Blackpool www.lancashirelep.co.uk
Leeds City Region Barnsley, Craven, Harrogate, Selby, West Yorkshire, York www.the-lep.com
Leicester and Leicestershire Leicester, Leicestershire www.llep.org.uk
Liverpool City Region Halton, Merseyside www.liverpoollep.org
London Enterprise Panel (only advisory in its capacity) Greater London lep.london
New Anglia Norfolk, Suffolk www.newanglia.co.uk
North Eastern County Durham, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear nelep.co.uk
Northamptonshire Northamptonshire www.northamptonshireep.co.uk
Oxfordshire Oxfordshire www.oxfordshirelep.org.uk
Sheffield City Region Bolsover, Chesterfield, North East, Derbyshire, Bassetlaw, South Yorkshire sheffieldcityregion.org.uk
Solent East Hampshire, Eastleigh, Fareham, Gosport,Havant, New Forest, Test Valley, Winchester, Isle of Wight, Porstmouth, Southampton
Isle of Wight (unitary)
South East East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend-on-Sea, Thurrock www.southeastlep.com
South East Midlands Bedford, Aylesbury Vale, Central Bedfordshire, Luton, Milton Keynes, Cherwell, Coventry, Daventry, Kettering, Northampton, South Northamptonshire, Cherwell www.semlep.com
Stoke-On-Trent and Staffordshire Stoke-On-Trent and Staffordshire www.stokestaffslep.org.uk
Swindon and Wiltshire Swindon, Wiltshire www.swlep.co.uk
Tees Valley Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland, Stockton-on-Tees teesvalley-ca.gov.uk
Thames Valley Berkshire Bracknell Forest, Reading, Slough, West Berkshire, Windsor and Maidenhead, Wokingham thamesvalleyberkshire.co.uk
The Marches Herefordshire, Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin www.marcheslep.org.uk
West of England Bath and North East Somerset, Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire www.westofenglandlep.co.uk
Worcestershire Worcestershire www.wlep.co.uk
York, North Yorkshire and East Riding North Yorkshire, York, East Riding of Yorkshire www.businessinspiredgrowth.com

The LEP Network also has a range of advice and contacts to help you get in touch with your nearest LEP.


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