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Getting Building Fund

Getting Building Fund

On 4 August 2020, the government confirmed the list of over 300 successful projects, which will receive a share of £900m from the Getting Building Fund.

The Getting Building Fund is investing in ‘shovel-ready’ infrastructure projects to create jobs and support economic recovery across the country.

York & North Yorkshire LEP has been allocated £15.4m, which is supporting 10 local projects. The York & North Yorkshire LEP has also approved a further £300,000 contribution to the North Yorkshire Digital Infrastructure Project from the Growing Places Fund, to improve the effective management of the programme, and ensure that the full allocation of £15.4m grant can be delivered up to its end in March 2022.  



Total awarded

North Yorkshire Digital Infrastructure Programme


Thornton Road Business Park Phase 3


Whitby Business Park 


A19 Chapel Haddlesey 


Digital Skills Academy


Electric Car and Green Skills (Scarborough)


York College - Increasing technical skills capabilities in Electric Vehicle technologies


Harrogate West Business Park 


Enhancement to the Digital Hub Central Northallerton - eCampus


York Guildhall - fit-out


Development Programme (delivery staff costs)


 Total GBF Programme (includes £300,000 over-commitment from YNY LEP)