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27 Sept 2022

Leitrim Enterprise Office - a vital service when setting up a business

Leitrim’s network of Enterprise Hubs

The Hive in Carrick-on-Shannon

The Local Enterprise Office (LEO) Leitrim was established in 2014 as part of a nationwide network of LEOs.
Leitrim LEO is the first point of contact for new and existing entrepreneurs in County Leitrim and provides a full information and advisory service on all aspects of setting up and running a business.


Some supports they provide include:
Direct financial supports to micro businesses* - Micro Enterprises are businesses with 10 or less employees.
Advice on a range of alternative funding options available.
Business information, advisory services and enterprise support.
High-quality training to meet the needs of your business including: Start Your Own Business, Managing Your Business e.g. Marketing, Sales, Financial Management, Strategy and Business Planning.
They will mentor you and your business with experienced experts.
They will guide you to the services most relevant to support the growth and development of your business.
Advice on local authority regulations, planning, accessibility, environment, procurement and other issues affecting your business.


Connect you with appropriate State resources for your business including relevant agencies such as:
- Department of Social Protection: Enterprise Supports
- Microfinance Ireland: Business Loans
- Revenue: Seed Capital Scheme
- Education and Training Boards: Business Courses
- Credit Review Office: When your bank has refused credit
Create progression pathways for high-potential companies to Enterprise Ireland.
Organise key enterprise events.
Facilitate effective business networking.
Promote entrepreneurship education in the local community.


Visit www.localenterprise.ie/leitrim  for more information.
Please contact 071 9650420 or email info@leo.leitrimcoco.ie
*Eligibility criteria apply.

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