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.

We are the first stop shop for your business needs.

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. 

Growing Entrepreneurship

Fostering and growing entrepreneurship in Galway is one of the main objectives of Local Enterprise Office Galway. Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur competition is but one of a range of initiatives aimed at helping entrepreneurs reach their goals.

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Case Studies

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    26/07/2018

    Solaris

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

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    26/07/2018

    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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    26/07/2018

    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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    26/04/2016

    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....

  • foodcraft

    08/12/2015

    Local Food & Craft Gift Fair 2015

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

  • ExOrdo

    20/01/2015

    ExOrdo - A Galway Success Story

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

  • Ambrose O'Halloran

    13/05/2015

    O'Halloran Wood Turners

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

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    03/04/2015

    The Friendly Farmer

    The Friendly Farmer aka Ronan Byrne produces his free range meat and especially poultry from the families 35 acre farm outside Athenry...

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