COVID 19 Business Supports

This is a very difficult time for all businesses in Donegal – their owners and staff. It will put significant pressure on the sustainability of most businesses and undermine the confidence that is so necessary to engage in business. In this context, the Local Enterprise Office Donegal will seek to ...

COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment - How to claim the Emergency Payment

The COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment is a payment of €350 per week. It is available to all employees and the self-employed who have lost their job due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. The Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment will be in place for the duration of the crisis.

Business Continuity Planning Checklist of preparatory actions in responding to COVID-19

Responding to a COVID-19 Outbreak The following is a checklist of some of the key risks to the continuity of your business activities during the outbreak of COVID-19 and of preparatory actions that can be taken to respond.

Local Enterprise Office Donegal to Showcase Local Creative Businesses to North American Buyers

As part of Creative Coast Donegal initiative, a group of US buyers will visit the county for a Meet the Buyer event this autumn. Taking place in Lough Eske Castle, the Meet the Buyer event is a great opportunity for local creative businesses to showcase their crafts and designs to a group of North A...

Local Enterprise Week 2020

Donegal County Council’s Local Enterprise Office (LEO) launched a jam-packed programme for Local Enterprise Week at an event in Rockhill House this morning. Running from Monday 2nd to Friday 6th March, Local Enterprise Week is a great opportunity for Donegal business owners and start-ups to learn fr...