Issue details

Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership - Growth Deal

For Cabinet to note the initial submission by the Cumbria Local Economic Partnership (LEP) of a Strategic Economic Plan and the EU investment strategy to Government.

Following this the final version of the Plan must be submitted by 31st March 2014.  The final EU investment strategy is to be submitted by 31st January 2014.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/10/2013

Decision due: 21 Nov 2013 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Property

Lead director: Executive Director - Economy and Infrastructure

Contact: Gillian Elliott, Area Manager - Copeland The Courts, Carlisle Cumbria CA3 8NA Email:


Consultation has been undertaken by the LEP in the development of the initial Strategic Economic Plan.

Local Committee Chairs have been invited by the Cabinet Member for Economic Development to put forward their economic priorities.

Communities and Place Scrutiny and Advisory Board will be consulted on 4th October.


Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Communities and Place Scrutiny Advisory Board