Local Enterprise Office


Welcome to Local Enterprise Office South Dublin

Welcome to Local Enterprise Office South Dublin, the state funded agency that helps you start and expand your business in South Dublin with: 

enterprise information
business mentoring
financial support and assistance

If you are planning to start a new business or you would like to grow your existing business there's lots that we can do to help. This video gives an overview of what we offer. 

Upcoming Events

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26/02/2018Twitter and LinkedIn for Business 26th Feb Book online
05/03/2018Creative Growth Strategies - Launch of Design4Growth... Book online
05/03/2018Demystifying the Procurement Process and Opening Up A New Source of Revenue... Book online
06/03/2018Email Marketing Workshop 6th Mar Book online
07/03/2018Trading Online Voucher Seminar Book online
07/03/2018Fighting Talk with Ivan Yates and John Kavanagh Book online
07/03/2018Tax and Accounting for SMEs and Start Ups Book online

Latest News

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    Brexit Loan Scheme

    The €300 million Brexit Loan Scheme is designed to provide funding support to enable eligible Irish businesses...

  • Countdown to


    Countdown to .ie registration changes...

    It means that anyone with a connection to Ireland can register any available .ie domain name on a first-come, first-served basis....

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    National Enterprise Awards 2018

    Follow in the footsteps of Acutrace Ltd. from South Dublin who were the Overall Winner of the National Enterprise Awards in 2017....

  • 07/02/2018

    3,700 new jobs created by LEO-supported companies in 2017...

    LEOs around Ireland are making an impact, with 3,700 new jobs created by supported companies in 2017.

  • 06/02/2018

    Plato 2018 Commencing April 11th

    Promotion of New Plato Programme: Grow your Business by learning from Industry Experts at Facilitated Monthly Meetings for 18 Months! - Commencing April 11th 2018, Recruitmrnt has started for Limited Places...

  • 02/02/2018

    Go-2-Tender with InterTradeIreland

    Go-2-Tender is an InterTradeIreland programme gives SMEs the confidence, knowledge and practical skills to tender successfully for public sector contracts...

  • 02/02/2018

    The Social Enterprise Development Fund

    The Social Enterprise Development Fund, a €1.6 million fund which will be delivered over two years; 2018 – 2020, is now open for applications....

  • 29/01/2018

    Dublin Regional Final of IBYE

    SDCC finalists, Frank Nevin, Colm Ward & Deputy Mayor of South Dublin County Council, Councillor Breda Bonner

  • 19/01/2018

    Small Business Open Day

    Small Business Open Day 2018 Is your Business Future Fit? January 23rd, Johnstown Estate Hotel, Enfield, Co. Meath

  • 16/01/2018

    Enterprise Ireland All Sector €750,000 Competitive Start Fund...

    Enterprise Ireland announces All Sector €750,000 Competitive Start Fund to accelerate growth of start-ups

  • 16/01/2018

    Pricing for Profit Workshop on 18th January

    The half day workshop where you will learn to understand your costings, your competition, along with the value of your time, to grow a profitable business....

  • 05/01/2018

    I WISH - Build IT Competition

    Build IT is a competition for all those who have registered to attend the I Wish event in Cork or Dublin in 2018.

  • 05/01/2018

    I WISH Event The RDS Dublin 29th & 30th January

    I WISH is an initiative to inspire, encourage and motivate young female students to pursue careers in STEM.

  • 20/12/2017

    New Frontiers Phase 1 Programme January 2018

    Our New Frontiers Phase 1 programme is currently open for applications until the 10th of January.

  • 11/12/2017

    South Dublin's Best Young Entrepreneurs

    South Dublin’s best young entrepreneurs have been announced this week at the County Final of Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE) competition. Run by the Local Enterprise Offices, IBYE is supported by the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and Enterprise Ireland. Now in its 4th year, this year attracted almost 1,500 applications nationwide....

Case Studies

Our Partners

  • SDCC
  • Microfinance Ireland
  • Enterprise Ireland
  • South Dublin Chambers
  • ITT
  • Plato
  • Dublin Food Chain
  • EGF