Local Enterprise Office

Welcome to Local Enterprise Office South Cork

Information Regarding the Covid-19 Virus and LEO Support Services

All training courses offered by the LEO South Cork are currently available online and are free to attend

We are continuing to run Business Advice Clinics, and are taking place over the phone with the Business Advisor

Our Mentoring Services continue, and areFREE for all applicants. 

We strongly encourage all clients to engage with the advisory services the LEO can offer, and get all the guidance that's available to you at this time

For information on current supports and preparation guidelines, please look at the Checklist of preparatory actions in responding to COVID-19

Trading Online Voucher Scheme: IMPORTANT UPDATE (as of 05/06/20)


The Trading Online Voucher Scheme has seen unprecedented levels of demand in its first phase. 

We are pleased to advise that the second phase of the Trading Online Voucher Scheme will commence through your Local Enterprise Office shortly.

Pending the opening of the second phase, we would encourage you to submit your completed application form to your Local Enterprise Office, without delay.

Thank you.

Local Enterprise Office South Cork

Local Enterprise Office South Cork act as a “First Stop Shop” for anyone seeking information and support on starting or growing a business in Ireland. The role of the LEO is to drive the development of local enterprise, putting micro and small business at the heart of job creation. We support business start-ups and work to increase the job potential on new and existing micro and small businesses

How We Can Help You

We provide the following services:

We invite you to take a look around our website and see just what might be relevant to you at this point in time

Cork Boundary Change - Effective 31st May 2019

Please click here to access the boundary map, to find out which Local Enterprise Office serves your area

Upcoming Events

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15/07/20206/2020 Online Start Your Own Business Programme Book online
22/07/20209/2020 Online Video Marketing Book online
07/07/202023/2020 Business Advice Clinic, Tuesday 7th July, 2020... Book online
14/07/202024/2020 Business Advice Clinic, Tuesday 14th July, 2020... Book online
16/07/202014/20 Trading Online Voucher Seminar Thursday 16th July... Book online
21/07/202025/2020 Business Advice Clinic, Tuesday 21st July 2020... Book online
28/07/202026/2020 Business Advice Clinic, Tuesday 28th July, 2020... Book online

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Our Partners

  • Enterprise Ireland
  • MicroFinance Ireland
  • UCC
  • CIT
  • Bord Bia
  • Department of Social Protection
  • Futurallia