Financial Supports

  • Local Enterprise Office Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown promotes a range of financial supports to qualifying businesses based in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown county.

  • Each support carries its own eligibility criteria which prospective applicants are asked to read in full.

    Read the eligibility criteria applying to Feasibility Study Grants, Business Priming and Business Expansion funding.

  • Please note that the approval of all applications and the payment of all monies is dependent upon the availability of financial resources made available by the relevant Government Department or Local Authority.

Feasibility Study
Grant

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Funding to assist a qualifying promoter to research market demand for their product or service and with examining its sustainability

Business Priming
Funding

Post-it-Notes

Funding for a qualifying microenterprise within the first 18 months of start-up. The support of new jobs is prioritised.

Business Expansion
Funding

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Funding for a qualifying microenterprise that has been trading for over 18 months. The support of new jobs is prioritised.

Vacant Commercial Premises Scheme

Cafe-Owner

Find information on the Vacant Premises  Scheme


Trading Online
Vouchers

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Grants of up to €2,500 ex VAT to support qualifying microenterprises to develop their website or digital marketing strategy.

Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs

Post-it-Notes

EU grant-funded intitiatve enabling a start-up entrepreneur to exchange skills, knowledge and contacts with the owner of an established host business in another EU member state.

Microfinance Loans

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- Loans from €2k-€25k
- Term from 3 to 5 years
- Reduced Interest Rate of 6.8% APR on submissions made via Local Enterprise Offices 
- Flexibility on repayment terms

Business Promotion Grant

Three-People-Brainstorming

Grant funding is available under 5x Categories: Arts, Business Area Promotion, Community, Sports and Winter Festivals.

Innovation Vouchers

Fabric-Shop

Vouchers to the value of max. €5,000 are available through Enterprise Ireland administered scheme.

Shop Front Improvement Scheme

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Find information on the Shop Front Improvement Scheme 

 

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