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Strategic Business Growth Programme

The project will engage with SMEs across the Leeds City Region with ambition and aspiration to grow through providing an integrated package of support. The package will comprise of tailored advice along with financial support (capital grants) to help them grow and create new employment opportunities, in targeted sectors.

The £7.06m project will be funded through a combination of local (£990k) and EU funding (£2.16m), matched by the enterprises engaged in the project (£3.91m).

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure/Savings > £1 million;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/09/2017

Decision due: 5 Oct 2017 by West Yorkshire Combined Authority

Lead director: Executive Head of Economic Services

Contact: Caroline Allen Email:, Henry Rigg Email:


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