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North East Local Enterprise Partnership

Description

The North East Local Enterprise Partnership is the fourth largest LEP in the UK, covering the local authority areas of County Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Northumberland, South Tyneside and Sunderland.  This geographic area covers 40,315 businesses and a workforce of 850,600, 3.5% of the national total (2012 figures).

 

The LEP is a business-led, strategic vehicle, responsible for promoting and developing economic growth in the North East.   The Partnership is funded by the seven local authorities and Central Government.

 

Contact information

Contact:
North East LEP

Our representatives

 

Contacts
Democratic Services
Durham County Council
County Hall
Durham
County Durham
DH1 5UL
email:
Tel:
03000 269 714