Grant Submission Dates

Grant submission dates (Subject to change)*:

Deadline for Submission of ApplicationsEvaluation Committee Date                 

* Please note: there is a maximum of 14 applications per round. They are taken on a first come basis.  We would encourage you to submit your application well in advance of the deadline for submission date.

What to note when submitting your application:

  • Applications must be typed. (This means written applications will not be accepted and will delay the application process)

  • Applications must be signed. Failure to submit signed application may delay the application process. 

  • You must send both a soft copy (emailed to and a hard signed copy (this means a physical signed copy of the application form) to the Local Enterprise Office Dublin City office by the submission date. Both copies must be received before 12 noon on or before the closing date listed above. Your application will not be added to the current round until both forms of your application are received. 

  • We need to receive ALL of the required information on the relevant check-list (in the application form), including financials, 3 written quotes for each item over €5,000 net, 1 written quote for each item up to €5,000.

  • You must be creating at least 1 new full-time paid job and have paying customers, applicable to Priming and Business expansion grants. 

  • Failure to submit above details may delay the application process.

  • Up to date Tax Clearance Certificate(TCC) (To apply for the cert please click here). Your company/personal TCC must be in date in order for payment to be made.

  • If you require costs for trade shows outside of Ireland and wish to include them in your Priming or Business expansion grant, it is acceptable to complete a separate Export Assistance Application and submit it along side your Priming or Business expansion grant at the same time.

Postal Address:

Grant Application,

Local Enterprise Office Dublin City

Civic Offices,

Block 4, Floor 1

Dublin 8.