Business Supports

All pages relating to business supports.

Business Mentoring

Local Enterprise Offices may provide one to one mentoring to business owners and managers in areas such as general management, business strategy, financial planning, market research, marketing and promotion, and website planning.

Business Skills Training

Local Enterprise Offices may run training courses to help new and existing businesses in areas such as business ideas, digital marketing, taxation, and financial and records management.

Business Information and Advice

Local authorities may provide information and advice to new or existing businesses on aspects of running a business such as starting up or expanding, commercial rates, planning and suitable locations and properties.

Brexit Business Support

Local Enterprise Offices may provide one to one mentoring, business scorecard analysis and planning, specialist training and consultancy, and financial support to help small businesses prepare for Brexit.

Trading Online Voucher Scheme Grant

Local Enterprise Offices may provide financial support to small businesses to help them trade online, develop their websites and develop digital marketing strategies.

Business Advice Clinics

Local Enterprise Offices may run one to one business advice clinics to help those who are thinking about starting a business or who have an existing business and need advice to grow their business.

Microfinance Ireland Loan

Local Enterprise Offices may provide financial support to small businesses to help with start up costs, working capital, buy stock, equipment, machinery and business expansion.

Business Expansion Grant

Local Enterprise Offices may provide financial support to sole traders, partnerships or limited companies to expand their business after the initial 18 month start up period.