COVID-19 / Coronavirus



Information and supports for your business

This page will be updated regularly, with the latest available information:

Department of Health Updates

HSE Information

Department of Foreign Affairs Travel Information

Advice & Guidance for workers dealing with the general public

Minister Humphreys announces supports for businesses impacted by COVID-19

Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Business Continuity Planning

Enterprise Ireland Business Response Plan

Microfinance Ireland Loans further information

Revenue supports

Data Protection

Advice for employers

Welfare: Information for employers & employees

Information for employers: refund scheme when continuing to pay an employee

Pandemic Unemployment Payment

Training - online options available

Mentoring - online options available

Banking Supports: Bank of Ireland           AIB            Ulster Bank            Credit Union

Legal: Law Society of Ireland

Insurance: Insurance Ireland

Retail Sector

EU Commission response

All banks to offer payment holidays for mortgage holders impacted by coronavirus

Dublin Food Chain: advice & support for food businesses

All Ireland Business Forum: round up of supports as at 20th March

Facebook Grant Programme: $100 million grant program to help 30,000 small businesses

Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme: further information

Latest supports from LEO summarised as at 08.04.2020

Enterprise Ireland Supports

Big Tech Initiatives - FREE tech supports from many of Ireland's largest IT companies

Roadmap for reopening society and business

Further measures to support businesses impacted by COVID-19

Sustaining Enterprise Fund for Small Business offered through Enterprise Ireland

National Return To Work Safely Protocol

Suspension of Business Energy Charges During Pandemic

€40 million COVID-19 support package for community & voluntary organisations, charities & social enterprise

Health & Safety Authority Templates & Checklists for Return to Work Safely

Economic Considerations for Reinstating Economic Activity

Government approves details of Restart Grant for Small Business

Minister Humphreys Announces new scheme aimed at supporting the production of COVID-19 related products

Ministers Humphreys and Bruton Expand Trading Online Scheme by €14.2m as Part of the Government’s Ongoing Covid-19 Response

Guidelines for reopening of shopping centres

Irish Hairdressers Federation guide to reopening

Tánaiste encourages companies to apply for new round of Tariff Suspension / Quota Schemes   

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar announces €6.5m in grants to retail sector through COVID-19 Online Retail Scheme

Enterprise Support Grant

€2 Billion COVID-19 Credit Guarantee Scheme - low cost loans to businesses impacted by COVID-19