Inclusive Commonwealth Legacy Programme (ICLP)


  • Developing the capacity and capability for diverse-owned business to apply for Commonwealth Games and other regional contract opportunities.
  • Improving access to business opportunities across the 54 countries of the Commonwealth.
  • Development of personal and Business Growth plans for all participants.


The programme provides six months of peer to peer learning and development support, where business owners will complete a series of interactive modules of action-learning, training and business support facilitated by leading industry experts, all in an inclusive and supportive environment. It is a collaboration between GBSLEP, Aston University, Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee, Commonwealth Chamber of Commerce, and the Legacy Centre of Excellence.

LEP Investment:

GBSLEP agreed to provide programme funding of up to 3 years, of up to £30,000 per year.