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Local Enterprise Partnerships

Business, Innovation and Skills written question – answered on 8th June 2011.

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Photo of John Denham John Denham Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what plans he has for the representation of micro-businesses on local enterprise partnerships.

Photo of Mark Prisk Mark Prisk The Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

As set out in the White Paper on local growth, the Government will normally expect to see business representatives form half the board, with a prominent business leader in the chair. Furthermore, we encourage board members to be drawn from a breadth of experience from micro-enterprises through to large businesses, and representing the key sectors in the Local Enterprise Partnership area.

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