Sub Boards and Committees
New Anglia LEP operates a number of sub-committees and panels to support the work of the LEP board.
Here is a guide to the main sub-committees.
The Investment Appraisal Committee ensures allocation of funding is delivered appropriately through the LEP’s Growing Places Fund, Growing Business Fund, Capital Growth Programme, Enterprise Zone Accelerator Fund, and other funds as appropriate. It acts on behalf of the LEP board to ensure that the funding allocations support the development of schemes that deliver the Economic Strategy and are made in accordance with the Assurance Framework.
The Small Grant Scheme Panel makes decisions on allocations of funding through the LEP’s Small Grant Scheme.
The Audit and Risk Committee ensures the development and implementation of the LEP’s policies on strategic risk management, financial reporting, audit process, system of internal controls and ensures compliance with the Assurance Framework.
Find out more about the Norfolk and Suffolk Digital Tech Council here and to see its Terms of Reference, membership, minutes and meeting dates.
Find out more about the Norfolk and Suffolk All Energy Industry Council here and to see its Terms of Reference, membership, minutes and meeting dates.
The Innovation Board maintains strategic focus and thought leadership in innovation, on behalf of the main LEP Board and supports the delivery of innovation activity outlined in the Economic Strategy & Local Industrial Strategy. Click here to see the Innovation Board Terms of Reference, meeting dates, agendas and papers.
The Skills Advisory Panel supports the growth of an inclusive economy with a highly skilled workforce to meet the needs of businesses
The Growing Business Fund Panel makes decisions on behalf of the Investment Appraisal Committee on allocations of funding through the LEP’s Growing Business Fund.
The Remuneration Committee provides a formal and transparent procedure on behalf of the LEP board for developing and implementing policy on LEP senior executive remuneration.
The Management Committee is the executive management committee of the LEP and provides oversight of LEP operations, providing assurance that the LEP carries out its business in a transparent and accountable way.
The Transport Board provides guidance to the LEP Board with regard to transport-related investment decisions.
Find out more about the Norfolk and Suffolk Agri-Food Industry Council here and to see its Terms of Reference, membership, minutes and meeting dates.
The Growth Through Innovation Panel makes decisions on allocations of funding through the LEP’s Growth Through Innovation Fund.
The LEP’s Clean Growth Taskforce provides leadership and collaboration to identify innovative ways to develop our clean growth aspiration and ensure clean growth is considered in the decisions made within the region.