Following on from its inquiry into regional policy – what next for Wales?, the External Affairs and Additional Legislation Committee is looking into the UK Government’s proposals for a UK Shared Prosperity Fund.
The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is intended to be a replacement for the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) after Brexit.
On 2 May 2019 the Chair wrote to Metro Mayors, and Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) in England; Westminster Select Committees; and counterparts in the devolved administrations in Scotland and Northern Ireland on behalf of the Committee, to seek their view of the proposals in order to identify any potential areas of mutual interest.
Questions put to the stakeholders included:
In total the Committee received 16 responses (PDF,4MB), which are published below.
Business type: Committee Inquiry
Reason considered: Assembly Business;
First published: 03/07/2019