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Delivering Growth through Partnership

Suffolk Growth Partnership


Funded by Suffolk Public Sector Leaders (SPSL) Suffolk Growth is a partnership organisation that brings together local authority teams to develop and deliver our shared inclusive growth agenda.  The partnership works closely with New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (NALEP), Suffolk Chamber of Commerce (SCoC), the University of Suffolk, Suffolk Constabulary, and wider public sector teams, including communities and health.

The role of Suffolk Growth is to:

  • Lead: the Suffolk Growth Framework at officer level, and through collaboration across the County ensure SGPB outcomes are communicated to all staff and members.

  • Deliver: Suffolk’s economic vision and achieve impact through the coordination of programmes and projects directly managed by the SGPB and through facilitated work with partners

  • Influence (through engagement): public / private stakeholders, businesses and politicians about the priorities for growth in Suffolk and the opportunities for improving the region’s competitive position and prosperity

  • Manage risk: by understanding upcoming risks / unknowns and responding to these through a flexible & innovative approach to economic growth

To find out more about us & to view our work programme follow the 'Read More' link now.

Suffolk's Inclusive Growth Framework


Suffolk's Inclusive Growth Framework brings together the shared growth work that is being taken forward across Suffolk into a single, cohesive programme.

The Framework is currently being updated with publication due Autumn 2020.

Suffolk Growth Work Programme

Suffolk Growth delivers projects and programmes which help support Suffolk’s Framework for Growth.

Projects range from supporting our local economy, to improving planning to improving our local skills base.

To view all of our current and past projects click on the link below. 


News & Publications 

Suffolk Growth are committed to influencing the growth priorities through engagement.

We coordinate Suffolk wide consultation responses, act as collective voice on various boards and meeting groups and ensure we promote Suffolk. 

To view our consultation library,  newsletters & more click on the below link!


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Supporting Suffolk businesses

Suffolk Local Authorities have distributed over £178 million in grants to over 15,292 businesses across Suffolk between April and August 2020. 

SGPB has undertaken two surveys of grant recipients, to assess the impact of these grants and business resilience.

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Local planning in Suffolk

Suffolk Growth launches the 2020/21 Quarter 2 Local Planning in Suffolk update - September 2020.


Click on the following link to view now.


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