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Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District (AMID) - Development of strategic spatial & economic strategy, business cases for investable propositions, and exploration of suitable mechanisms to accelerate delivery

This report seeks approval for SCC to spend the monies recently secured through a successful bid to the Department for Levelling Up Homes and Communities (DLUHC).


The funding provides critical dedicated capacity to develop a 5-year strategy, cohesive spatial plan, and explore options for bespoke delivery mechanisms; harnessing the region’s distinctive innovation assets to achieve transformational economic development.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure/savings > £500,000;

Decision status: Withdrawn

Notice of proposed decision first published: 29/03/2022

Scrutiny Committee: Overview and Scrutiny Management Committee;

Decision due: Not before 26 Apr 2022 by Executive Director, Resources

Lead member: Executive Member for Inclusive Economy, Jobs and Skills

Lead director: Executive Director, Resources

Department: Resources

Contact: Richard Bland, Economic Policy Officer Email:

Date agenda documents available: TBC