Local Enterprise Office

Welcome to Local Enterprise Office Galway

We are here to help you to start your new business, expand an existing business or help you to reach new markets.

As the first stop shop for your business needs - we're #MakingItHappen

Training courses and workshops

The Local Enterprise Office provides a range of training courses that give small business owners practical skills for their business development. Click here for more.

Boost your Online Trade

Financial Assistance is one of many ways that Local Enterprise Office Galway tries to help businesses grow in the county. The Trading Online Voucher scheme is but one of many of these supports available to businesses. 

Making It Happen

‘Brexit? With change comes opportunity.’                Working with Local Enterprise Office Galway has given Peter Morrow of Skylark Electric Attic Stairs a competitiveness boost, helping him future-proof his business.      

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Case Studies

  • 02/07/2019

    Once Upon A Style

    Niamh took part in our Start Your Own Business course - and she says the four week programme gave her the push she needed to get her business up and running....

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    Skylark electric foldaway attic stairs...

    Working with Local Enterprise Office Galway has helped Skylark to future-proof their business. ...

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    Clean Cut Meals

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    Gran Grans Foods

    'Keep positive. Believe in your capabilities. Everybody is born with a gift and with consistency and hard work you will achieve your objectives.'...

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    Cormac Tagging

    Cormac Tagging is a family run business with a successful 30 year track record in agri business sector....

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    OnePageCRM tours the UK

    Michael (of OnePageCRM) covered the length and breadth of the UK on the CEO Tour 2018....

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    Irish Socksciety

    'Positive and humble attitude are the key whether it's towards your customer, product or your own self.'...

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    Joanna Cronin founded Peppermint a few years ago, designing and making high-end costume and semi-precious jewellery in her workshop in Galway....

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    Solaris Botanicals creates organic teas and health-related products for export to mainland Europe, Scandinavia and the United Arab Emirates....

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    Dia Nia

    In 2016, Dia Nia secured 2 million euro in seed funding, and announced that it would create 20 new jobs....

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    Bowl a Granola

    An avid cookery fan, Siobhán started making her own organic granola because she found many of the commercially available brands too sweet for her taste....

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    Jethro Sheen – A Passion for Stone

    Jethro Sheen has created an oasis of calm and beauty in his showrooms in the old fever hospital in Gort....

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    Local Food & Craft Gift Fair 2015

    Coverage of the local food and craft gift fair at the Blackbox theatre on 14/15 Nov...

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    ExOrdo - A Galway Success Story

    Ex Ordo is a technology company that helps academics to manage research events....

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    O'Halloran Wood Turners

    Ambrose and Brid have been woodturning in their studio in Cregboy for the past twenty years ...

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