Issue details

LCR 61 - Growing Business Visits and Events across the Liverpool City Region

Consideration of grant funding request to the Strategic Investment Fund (round 1), to support the development of a strategy and commercial subvention model, transitional subvention funding to attract international and national conferences to the region and enhanced resource for the Liverpool and Southport convention bureau.


The Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership, as applicant, has submitted a full business case to the Combined Authority and this has been independently appraised by Steer Economic Development.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Community Impact;

Decision status: For Determination

Local Authorities affected: Liverpool City Council; Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/12/2018

Decision due: 11 Jan 2019 by Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Lead director: Mark Bousfield

Contact: Ben Heywood Email:

Making Representations: Mark Bousfield, Director of Commercial Development and Investment Email:

Agenda items


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