About SELP

A membership organisation composed of local authorities, universities, business intermediaries and other organisations from Dorset, East Sussex, Hampshire, South Gloucestershire, Surrey and West Sussex

Services delivered by the office include:
  • Provision of in-depth, focussed and up-to-date knowledge of relevant EU policy
  • Development of strategic contacts, partnerships and networks for exchange of best practice and to enhance the profile of our partners in Europe
  • Support for the facilitation of EU funding opportunities for our members
  • An annual action plan setting out core activities

The work of the Brussels office focuses on a number of different priority areas:
  • Brexit and its ramifications for our members in Southern England
  • Business, entrepreneurship, R&D and innovation
  • Culture and tourism
  • Environment and sustainability (including climate change, energy efficiency, water management etc)
  • European Structural & Investment Funds (ESIF)
  • Maritime affairs
  • Social inclusion, health and well-being
  • Skills and education
  • Trade
  • Transport
SELP EIS boardroom