Business support

We offer a comprehensive service to investors to help identify, secure and fund the perfect solution to business growth.

Leeds City Region is one of UK’s leading places in which to do business. Over 109,000 companies have already made Leeds City Region their base, attracted by our highly skilled workforce, excellent connectivity and unrivalled quality of life.

From technology start-ups, to global law firms and financial services providers, healthcare innovators and advanced manufacturing companies, Leeds City Region is home to some of the UK’s most forward-thinking businesses.

We’re here to support investors and businesses in their decision to move into the area. Whether you’re an SME, a global corporation or a location consultant looking to relocate or expand in Leeds City Region, our team will work with you to:

  • De-risk your investment case – financially and operationally
  • Provide facts and figures to ensure you have realistic assumptions in your business case
  • Identify the right commercial property
  • Understand the labour market and source the right staff
  • Introduce you to networks in the Leeds City Region to help your business grow.

How Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership can help you

With access to hard economic facts, case studies from leading companies and business support packages available, find out how we can help you make the case for investing in Leeds City Region. Contact our experts for more information. All of our services are complementary, confidential and tailored to your needs.

Our services

  1. Funding

    Find out what funding or assistance may be available to support expansion and facilitate the relocation of businesses in Leeds City Region.

    Read more about Funding
  2. Sourcing talent

    With a working population of 1.4 million and seven million people within an hour’s drive, Leeds City Region has a highly skilled workforce available to potential employers.

    Read more about Sourcing talent
  3. Networks

    The Leeds City Region has a broad ecosystem of influential business leaders in private and public sector organisations.

    Read more about Networks
  4. #welcome

    If you’re a creative, digital/tech, MedTech or FinTech business looking to set up a new operation in Leeds City Region, then you could qualify for grant funding of £10,000 to £100,000 through the Leeds City Region Digital Inward Investment Fund.

    Read more about #welcome