Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership is a strategic body, which brings together the private and public sectors to support economic growth across Cumbria, incorporating the local administrative areas of the County Council and its six District and Borough Councils.
The Assurance Framework details the Local Enterprise Partnership’s robust value for money processes that enable funding to be delegated from central budgets and programmes via a single pot mechanism.
It explains how Local Growth Funds and wider funding routed through local government are allocated, and that there are robust local systems in place which ensure resources are spent with regularity, propriety, and offer value for money.
The Assurance Framework is made up of a number of documents. These can be accessed below: