Driving economic growth across East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock

A strategic body, which brings together the public and private sectors to support economic growth in its constituent areas

The facts about the South East LEP and our economy

The SE LEP Growth Deal with Government brings almost £500m of investment to East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock

SE LEP Accountability Board papers now published

Take a look at how we are managing our Growth Deal delivery with Accountability Board papers for 13th November now published. For full papers, see the Meetings section of the website opposite.

Friday, 06 Nov 2015


£3.5m Skills Capital Fund goes live

A new £3.5m round of skills capital funding has been launched to Further Education Colleges and providers to support skills and training across the South East with a particular focus on science, technology, engineering and mathematics in our growth...

Thursday, 22 Oct 2015


Minister hears case for Lower Thames Crossing

Business leaders and representatives of the transport industry have argued their case for a Lower Thames Crossing at a meeting with Roads Minister Andrew Jones. On Thursday, October 22, the Minister met with board members of the South East Local...

Thursday, 22 Oct 2015


Government urged to support new Lower Thames Crossing

The South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SE LEP) has thrown its weight behind a call for George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, to reaffirm his support for a new Lower Thames Crossing.

Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015



SE LEP Growth Deal

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