Local Enterprise Development Services

  • Development & implementation of local enterprise plan
  • Input into County Development Plan
  • Development of partnerships with relevant agencies e.g. North/South development
  • Promotion and marketing of local areas as location for investment in conjunction with the appropriate national body e.g. IDA
  • Identifying & developing projects & programmes including leveraging resources to implement these programmes and those funded from non-core resources
  • Development of appropriate enterprise infrastructure at county/city level
  • To support the management of local authority enterprise infrastructure or assets e.g. enterprise parks
  • Acting as an enhanced resource for Government to undertake one-off initiatives
  • Assisting in development of County/City Economic Strategies as proposed in the Local Government Reform Programme
  • Supporting Local Authority colleagues who may be engaging with businesses in difficulty in order to develop payment plans e.g. commercial rates

The LEO South Cork will at all times welcome submissions from individuals, businesses or organisations on opportunities for economic development for our area and the wider region.