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. Click here to see its Terms of Reference, membership, minutes and meeting dates.

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. Click here to see its Terms of Reference, membership, minutes and meeting dates.

The Small Grant Scheme Panel makes decisions on allocations of funding through the LEP’s Small Grant Scheme. Click here to see its Terms of Reference and membership.

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. Click here to see its Terms of Reference, membership and meeting dates.

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. Click here to see its Terms of Reference and membership.

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. Click here to see its Terms of Reference and membership.

The Transport Board provides guidance to the LEP Board with regard to transport-related investment decisions. Click here to see the Transport Board Terms of Reference, meeting dates, agendas and papers

The New Anglia Skills Advisory Panel exists to support the growth of an inclusive economy with a highly skilled workforce where skills and employment provision meets business need and the aspirations of individuals. It oversees the development of a skills and employment system to help enable business growth and enhance the employment and progression prospects for individuals working and living in Norfolk and Suffolk. Click here to see its Terms of Reference, meeting dates, agendas and papers.

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.

You can find out more about our Sector Groups in the Our Sectors area of our website.

In line with the development of the Local Industrial Strategy, New Anglia LEP has established three Industry Councils. These provide strategic leadership and collaboration in our high opportunity areas of energy, agri-food and ICT/digital.

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.

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.

Find out more about the Norfolk and Suffolk Digital Tech Council here and to see its Terms of Reference, membership, minutes and meeting dates.