Mission & Aims
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Erewash Partnership Ltd is a not-for-profit Company and Approved Local Enterprise Agency.
The Partnership was established in 1994 by leaders of the local business community and Erewash Borough Council to bring together those interested in securing a more prosperous future for Erewash.
The Partnership now involves over 400 local businesses, the Borough and County Councils, the University of Derby, schools and community organisations.
The primary objectives of the Partnership are to promote and foster enterprise with particular emphasis on encouraging new business formation and business expansion alongside activities that promote the economic and social well-being of the area.
► WHAT IS THE LEGAL STATUS OF THE PARTNERSHIP?
Erewash Partnership Limited is a company limited by guarantee, that neither makes nor distributes profit, which has been granted Local Enterprise Agency Status. This means that Associates and Sponsors may claim tax relief on subscriptions.
► WHAT DOES THE PARTNERSHIP DO?
The Partnership works with business and public sector partners, particularly Erewash Borough Council, to deliver economic development projects and support for potential and existing businesses. The Partnership also helps local people to access training, and schools to access the business community.
To create and maintain an effective partnership of the public and private sectors in Erewash.
To improve awareness and understanding of the area’s strengths and raise the profile of the Borough.
To encourage investment in our industrial areas and town centres.
To assist businesses to compete successfully and support the formation and expansion of enterprise.