Town Centre Business Incentive


Please note that the next round of evaluations on this scheme is 26th May 2017. In order to be considerd in the next evaluation peiord please have your completed application and documentation submitted by this date

Completed applications for this round should be submitted to the Economic Development Unit of Leitrim County Council.

A new grant scheme for businesses in town centres in Leitrim offers funding of up to 75% of annual rates in year one to cover fit out costs, shop front improvements, energy or accessibility improvements. The Incentivised Scheme for Town Centres has been informed by consultations carried out by the Council in regard to economic development of the county in preparing the Economic Strategy and Economic Element of the Local, Economic and Community Plan. The grant will operate on a sliding scale over 3 years as follows:

o   Year 1 - 75% of the annual rates paid in year 1 of trading.

o   Year 2 -50% of the annual rates paid in year 2 of trading.

o   Year 3 - 25% of the annual rates paid in year 3 of trading.

Application form including full terms and conditions can be downloaded here. Applications can be submitted to Economic Development Unit, Leitrim County Council, Aras an Chontae, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim.   Enquiries to 071 9650400

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