Local Enterprise Office


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Welcome to Local Enterprise Office CAVAN

The welcome page for the local enterprise office, welcoming users to the new website.

Upcoming Events

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28/09/2020Start Your Own Business Programme (Evenings - 28/09/20)... Book online
12/10/2020Start Your Own Business Programme - Aut 2020 (Day - No. 2) - 12/10/20... Book online
23/09/2020Selling Online – Getting the Best Results From Your Website (Day)_Autumn 2020_23.09.20... Book online
29/09/2020ROS_Revenue Online Services_Autumn 2020 Book online
01/10/2020Trading Online Voucher (TOV) Information Seminar - Online 01.10.20... Book online
07/10/2020Visual Storytelling (Video Marketing and Photography) (Evening)_Autumn 2020_7.10.20... Book online
14/10/2020Using Facebook and Instagram for Your Business (Beginner) _Aut 2020_14.10.20... Book online

Latest News

  • 16/04/2020

    Covid-19 National Wage Subsidy Scheme

    Employers can be refunded up to 85 percent of an employee's wages. The employer is expected to make their best efforts to maintain as close to 100% of normal income as possible for the subsidised period....

  • 27/03/2020

    Business Continuity Voucher - Closed For Applications

    This scheme closed on Friday 15th May 2020 at 5.30pm The new Business Continuity Voucher is now available through Local Enterprise Office Cavan and is open to sole traders and companies across every business sector locally that employ up to 50 people. ...

  • 16/03/2020

    COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment - How to claim the Emergency Payment...

    The COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment is a payment of €350 per week. It is available to all employees and the self-employed who have lost their job due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. The Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment will be in place for the duration of the crisis. ...

  • 13/03/2020

    COVID–19 Business Supports

    Businesses which are seeking support to assist with business continuity and preparedness connected to the COVID-19 outbreak, may be provided with a Business Continuity Voucher subject to certain conditions and criteria. This offer is in addition to the current range of business supports for microenterprises....

  • 12/03/2020

    COVID-19 Notice - All Training Postponed & Office Closed to the Public...

    In light of the most recent Government advice regarding COVID-19, Local Enterprise Office Cavan training courses, workshops and events have been postponed, effective from Friday 13th March 2020 until further notice. This is a precautionary measure in the interest of safeguarding public health and we apologise for any inconvenience. During this period our offices will not be open to the public, or available for meetings. However, our local enterprise supports and services are available as usual and we welcome all enquiries by phone or email. Telephone: 049-4377200 or Email: localenterprise@cavancoco.ie ...

  • 12/03/2020


  • 06/03/2020

    Checklist of preparatory actions in responding to COVID-19...

    Business Continuity Planning – Checklist of preparatory actions in responding to COVID-19

  • 13/02/2020

    Local Enterprise Week 2nd-6th March 2020

    Local Enterprise Office (LEO) Cavan has launched a series of local business events and initiatives to take place during Local Enterprise Week from 2nd-6th March 2020....

  • 14/01/2020

    Spring 2020 Training Schedule Launched

    Whether you are looking to start, have recently started, or plan to grow your business in 2020, you can kick-start your business dreams and avail of our many short and practical training programmes....

  • 11/02/2020

    National Enterprise Awards 2020

    Applications invited to LEO Cavan by Wednesday 19th February 2020.

  • 20/12/2019

    Cavan Calling

    The unmissable homecoming festival for Cavan’s Diaspora, which takes place from 20-23 August 2020.

  • 19/12/2019

    Diaspora Open Day

    Local Enterprise Office Cavan and Cavan Digital Hub are holding an Open Day for Diaspora who are home visiting family or friends in Cavan over the Christmas holiday period and are interested in returning to Cavan to work or do business in 2020. ...

Case Studies

  • 14/01/2019


    See How LEO Cavan Help in Making It Happen. Meet Jess Kavanagh of Olann, based in Drung, Co. Cavan, who exports 99% of her hand-dyed yarns around the world and employs 7 staff. ...

  • 24/01/2017


    Ireland's growing reputation as a destination for customer service contact centres has opened up a gap in the market for local suppliers. Gordon O'Neill, co-founder of cloud-based telecoms provider Goldfish in County Wicklow, tells us how this industry is providing new opportunities for SMEs ...

  • 24/01/2017

    Carlingford Brewing Company

    After more than a decade working in accountancy and recruitment, Des Goldrick decided to set-up his own craft beer enterprise. Today, he’s brewing up a storm in his own business, as he takes us on a tour of the Carlingford Brewing Company in County Louth ...

Our Partners

  • Enterprise Ireland
  • CITC
  • Dept. of Jobs, Enterprise, & Innovation
  • Intertrade Ireland
  • Microfinance Ireland
  • Bord Bia
  • National Association of Community Enterprise Centres
  • Companies Registration Office
  • Department of Social Protection
  • Revenue Irish Tax and Customs
  • Education and Training Boards Ireland