Economic Development and Regeneration Board (EDRB)

The Economic Development and Regeneration Board works towards creating a Working North Ayrshire by delivering the North Ayrshire Economic Development Strategy. The EDRB is responsible for agreeing resource allocations for service design and delivery and for monitoring progress towards the outcomes of the three year Business Plan.

The EDRB was responsible for establishing Team North Ayrshire (which includes various Community Planning Partnership (CPP) partners such as NAC, Ayrshire College, Scottish Enterprise and the Third Sector Interface) also builds and reviews the relationship of the Economic Development and Regeneration Board with the Urban Regeneration Company and the Community Planning Partnership.

The main partners of the EDRB include: North Ayrshire Council, Scottish Enterprise, DWP, Skills Development Scotland, Ayrshire College along with Private Sector Businesses and the Third Sector Interface.

Regenerating North Ayrshire

The EDRB are working to regenerate North Ayrshire’s most deprived communities and tackle poverty and deprivation across the area. The Economic Development and Regeneration Strategy provides more detail about the work of the EDR Board and its partners.

North Ayrshire Economic Review 2018

This report  provides an independent analysis of the North Ayrshire and wider Ayrshire economy and helps to inform the work of the Community Planning Partnership.