Eligibility Criteria


The general conditions for grant support from Local Enterprise Office Clare are as follows:

  • The sector of the economy in which an enterprise is operating or intends to operate

  • The size or proposed size of the enterprise

  • Any expenditure incurred, prior to receipt by applicant of the letter of offer from the LEO, will not be eligible for grant support.

    LEOs can assist in the establishment, and/or development, of new and existing enterprises from individuals/sole traders, companies and community groups subject to the following eligibility criteria:

  • The enterprise must be in the commercial sphere

  • The enterprise must demonstrate a market for the product/service

  • The enterprise must have a capacity for growth and new job creation

  • The enterprise must not employ more than 10 people.