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Suffolk Growth Partnership

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 Inclusive Growth Framework has been updated in November 2020 in light of the Covid 19 pandemic, and relevant regional plans and strategies produced by partner organisations (e.g. NALEP, Suffolk Chamber, Transport East). 

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. 


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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!


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.


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Suffolk Inclusive Growth Investment Fund

The Suffolk Inclusive Growth Investment Fund (SIGIF) is a £1.65m fund allocated by Suffolk Public Sector Leaders (SPSL) and New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (NALEP) to support local, place-based economic recovery from Covid 19 across Suffolk.

Round-1 of the SIGIF funds have been awarded on 18 December 2020. Find out more now!

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Funding to support your business

On 4 January 2021 the Government announced an England wide lockdown. 

Find out what local and national funding support is available for all sectors here. 

Suffolk Growth have also provided a summary paper of Government ​support available to businesses, employees, self-employed & the vulnerable.


Please complete the following form to get in contact with Suffolk Growth.


A member of the team will respond to your query as quickly as we can.

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