Application Forms

Below are copies of the application forms for our main supports in eForm/PDF format

(Application forms with the eForm format can easily be edited on your computer and saved)

1. For Mentoring Support please complete this application form:

mentoring form 2018 gdpr v2.docx (size 214.7 KB)

Mentoring Application form (pdf version).pdf (size 862 KB)

2. To Apply for a  Feasibility Grant please go to our online application system at this address

3. For a Business Start Up Grant (aka Priming Grant) please go to our online application system at this address

4. For a Business Expansion Grant please go to our online application system at this address

If you wish to complete the financial projections for the Business Start Up Grant or the Business Expansion Grant using a spreadsheet, you can find a template here Financial Projections Template.xlsThis can be uploaded as part of your online application

NOTE: Applications for Financial Support are submitted to the Evaluation & Approvals Committee for appraisal. This committee comprises members of the business community, financial institutions and local authority and they meet circa every two months. All documents relating to the application are submitted to the the committee one week in advance of their meeting for consideration.

The closing dates for 2021 Feasibility, Priming and Business Expansion grants are listed below. However early submission is recommended to allow review and amendments if required.

Meeting #Closing Date
Meeting 127/01/2021
Meeting 207/04/2021
Meeting 302/06/2021
Meeting 418/08/2021
Meeting 527/10/2021

5. For assistance with a Micro Finance Ireland Loan application please complete a Mentoring Form above:

Note that clients who avail of Microfinance via the Local Enterprise Office receive a reduced interest rate (set at 4.5% with effect from April 2020). Our mentor will help you complete the Microfinance loan form and advise on the required documentation.  To see what is required as part of your Microfinance Application and the documents you will need, go to

6. Trading Online Voucher Application. To apply for a TOV (website) grant please contact the Local Enterprise Office Kerry (Tel: 066 71 83522 or  E-mail: ) prior to submitting your application.  Once you have attended a TOV seminar/webinar you will be emailed a link to allow you complete your application online. Note that businesses within the Gaeltacht should contact Údarás na Gaeltachta as Údarás for their range of supports and not apply for this scheme.

7. For an Export Assistance Grant application please complete this application form:

TAME 2018.doc (size 120.3 KB)