South Yorkshire, located in the heart of the UK, is a diverse and super-connected economy encompassing a dynamic core city, thriving towns and market towns, outstanding countryside and a significant rural economy.
It is comprised of the core city of Sheffield and the surrounding towns of Barnsley, Rotherham and Doncaster. Together, this area has a population of 1.4 million people, with over 47,000 businesses providing 662,000 jobs. A core part of the Northern Powerhouse, the region is a key driver of economic growth within the North.
South Yorkshire comprises the Mayoral Combined Authority (MCA) and the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). The organisation works at a regional level to invest in delivering business growth, skills and economic development related projects, in addition to transport, housing, and the Mayor’s agenda.
To find out which local authority area you fall into, and if you are in the South Yorkshire catchment area, you can use this postcode checker.
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