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Funding opportunities when available are regularly covered in both the tourism and business support e zines.

If you have not already signed up for these e zines please do so as this is our best way of sharing latest news, advice and updates with you. Tourism sign up. Business Support sign up.


If you are considering starting a new tourism business or would like to find out more about programmes and initiatives that Council are leading on or partnering on, in the area of Economic Development click here.

These include the Go for It programme, Alchemy and Digital Causeway.

Sign up to the Business Support e zine for latest news, advice and updates.


You will also find useful information for your business at This is a free service offered by Invest Northern Ireland and is the official online channel for business advice and guidance in Northern Ireland. It contains essential information, support and services for you and your business – whether you work for a large organisation or are on your way to starting up. This includes a section on Employer Support Programmes such as Job Start, Apprenticeships and training. People 1st have also produced an Employer Guide to Recruitment Support.


Tourism NI also offer insights to Financial Support.



Business Grants and Funding

Economic Recovery Innovation Grant for SMEs (Applications close at 17:00 on Monday 31 January 2022)

Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs Grants and Funding

Coronavirus updates: Support for your business


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