Start a Business

Start a Business

Start a Business with LEO South Dublin

We are delighted to share these resources for starting your own business:

Feasibility Study Grants are designed to assist the promoter with researching market demand for a product or service and examining its sustainability. 

Our Mentor Programme is designed to match up the knowledge, skills, insights and entrepreneurial capability of experienced business practitioners with small business owner/ managers who need practical and strategic one to one advice and guidance. The mentor contributes independent, informed observation and advice to aid decision making.

High-quality training supports are available to assist the small business community in meeting the challenges of the ever-changing business world, across a huge range of topics and areas. The Local Enterprise Office South Dublin is constantly adding to the list of training and courses available, and indeed ensuring that the courses are up to date and relevant, whether you are starting a business or growing a business there is training suitable for everyone.

The Trading Online Voucher Scheme (TOVS) is suitable for businesses who wish to grow and improve their online presence, and can benefit from this Government grant scheme which was designed to assist small businesses in trading online. This grant provides up to €2,500 along with training and advice to help your business invest in your online activities. Participating in this scheme can make the process of trading online much easier for you. Applicant Business must be registered and trading for a least 6 months.




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