YOUR LOCAL ENTERPRISE PARTNERSHIP

We provide a single point of access to a variety of funding and support options for businesses in the Solent area. This work is underpinned by our Solent Economic Recovery Plan. Set up to tackle the economic shock of Covid-19, it’s a long-term action plan that aims to help local businesses get back on their feet and build resilience through a three-stage approach: survival, stability and growth. The ongoing support shaped by the plan has been divided into the six areas below. Find out what support you could get.

News

20/05/2022

The UK's and Finland's premier maritime clusters forge valuable international relationship to support business growth

Developing mutually beneficial international business relationships was top of the agenda at the Maritime UK Solent (MUK Solent) network meeting today (19 May 2022) where the network was joined by a delegation from a significant Scandinavian Maritime Cluster, Turku in Finland.
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09/05/2022

Final call for local business leaders to join the Solent LEP Board

The Solent Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is calling on Solent business leaders with the skills, knowledge and passion to help shape the future for their region to submit applications to join the Solent LEP Board before the 17 May deadline.
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12/04/2022

Solent LEP seeks Business Leaders to shape economic future for the region

The Solent Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has announced it is looking for local business leaders to join its Board of Directors, and is welcoming applications from all parts of the region, and from all backgrounds.
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Events & Meetings

24/05/2022

Help to Grow management programme - taster session (10)

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25/05/2022

New Forest Business Support Hour (7)

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26/05/2022

Lunch & Learn: Accelerating Bioinformatics

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27/05/2022

Design Innovation Drop In

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27/05/2022

Enterprise Adviser Role - Find out more session

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Publications

06/04/2022

Annual Report 2021

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17/02/2022

Solent Skills Action Plan and Local Skills Report 2022

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12/05/2021

2021 - 2022 Delivery Plan

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15/02/2022

Assurance Framework

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18/03/2021

Local Growth Deal Impact Assessment executive summary

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28/01/2022

Solent Skills Action Plan and Local Skills Report Annexes 2022

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12/11/2021

Natural Capital Assessment of the New Forest

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20/10/2021

10 Point Plan for Building Back Greener in the Solent

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16/06/2021

Havant Infrastructure Investment Plan

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