Unlocking Growth: Eight Key Sectors of the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership


Key Sectors for Economic Focus

With creating the D2N2 Strategic Economic Plan, D2N2 has identified 8 key sectors of business and industry. We anticipate these sectors will create 33% of our jobs created target for high skills.

To find out more about any of these 8 key sectors, click the relevant action plan cover.

D2N2 Construction Action Plan Cover


D2N2 Transport Equipment Manufacturing Action Plan Cover

Transport Equipment Manufacturing

D2N2 Food and Drink Manufacturing Action Plan Cover

Food & Drink Manufacturing

D2N2 Transport and Logistics Action Plan Cover

Transport and Logistics

D2N2 Low Carbon Action Plan Cover

Low Carbon

D2N2 Visitor Economy Action Plan Cover

Visitor Economy

D2N2 Life Sciences Action Plan Cover

Life Sciences

D2N2 Creative and Digital Action Plan Cover

Creative and Digital Industries


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Download D2N2’s Strategy for Growth 2013-2023   

Procurement Charter

With significant funding coming through the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) for Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire to support economic activity, it is our ambition to maximise the benefits of funding streams for our businesses and communities.

Through Growth Deal funding we are committed to this D2N2 Procurement Charter, setting out how we want to raise standards using the principles of the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012; optimising the economic, social and environmental outcomes that can be generated.

Procurement Charter - Summary

D2N2 Procurement Charter - Full Document