The Liverpool City Region LEP and Liverpool City Region Combined Authority have adopted a joint National Assurance Framework setting out the roles and responsibilities of the respective organisations. It is a comprehensive document which is reviewed annually to ensure it is compliant with the Government’s national Assurance Framework for LEPs and Mayoral Combined Authorities. As part of our assurance to Government a LEP Annual Meeting takes place with Government known as the Annual Conversation. As part of this review the LEP Chair and Managing Director provide an assurance statement on the status of the LEP’s governance and transparency. To read the statement please click here.