Funding support and/or grants may be available to support the start-up or development of your business or social enterprise, either through Ballyhoura Development or from other sources.

Ballyhoura Development Funding Other Funding Options

Additional useful resources:

Limerick Local Enterprise Office provides support and services to help start, grow and develop micro and small businesses within Limerick city and county 

North Cork Local Enterprise Office provides support and services to help start, grow and develop micro and small businesses within the north Cork area

Clann Credo provides loan finance to social enterprises and community enterprises at affordable interest and repayment rates

The Social Innovation Fund provides grants and business supports to support social innovation and social enterprise development

Enterprise Ireland provides grants, training and technical support for high potential start-up businesses

Microfinance Ireland provides small loans through the Government’s Microenterprise Loan Fund to help start ups and established businesses to get the finance they need for their business

The Back to Work Enterprise Allowance scheme (BTWEA) supports long-term unemployed people to take up self-employment opportunities