Our vision is to make York, North Yorkshire and East Riding the place in England to grow a small business, combining a quality business location with a great quality of life.

To do this we will:

Create 20,000 new jobs
Connect every student to business
Deliver £3 billion growth
Double house building


  • LEP statement on Biovale Centre

    21 August

    To better understand the market demand for the Biovale Centre, a market assessment will be commissioned.

  • New calls launched for European funding

    27 July

    Three rounds of European funding are now open for applications.

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Resources & Numbers

  • £21.7 billion

    ↑ 3.0% Size of the economy (2013 GVA)
  • 456,600 ↑1.4% Employee jobs (2013)

  • 6,760 ↓420 JSA Claimants (June 2015)

  • 48,210 ↑2.4% Number of businesses (2014)