LEO Restart Grant - Leixlip MD

  • Share:
Name: LEO Restart Grant - Leixlip MD
Date: May 28, 2020
Time: 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM IST
Event Description:

Kildare County Councils Enterprise Office have launched a programme for businesses across all 5 MDS in the retail and hospitality sector in Kildare. The programme will feature retail champion & Bobby Kerr and focuses on the impacts COVID 19 is having on this sector, and the process of reopening in line with the government guidelines.

The Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation Restart Grant fund will provide between €2,000 and €10,000 for eligible businesses of all sizes. It is a direct grant for micro and small businesses aimed at contributing towards the costs of re-opening, keeping businesses operational and for re-connecting with employees and customers. The grant can be used to defray ongoing fixed costs, for replenishing stock and for measures needed to ensure employee and customer safety

To avail of the grant Businesses  must:
  1. Have an annual turnover of less than €5m and employ between 1-50 people;
  2. Have closed and/or suffered a projected 25%+ loss in turnover to end June 2020; (unclear of evidence as yet to be used)
  3. Commit to remain open or to reopen if it was closed;
  4. Declare the intention to retaining employees that are on the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme (TWSS) and to reemploy staff on the Pandemic Unemployment Payment where applicable. (unclear of evidence as yet to be used)
Applications open on May 22nd - Click here to register!
Date/Time Information:
Thursday 28th May
11am - 1:30pm
Set a Reminder:
Enter your email address below to receive a reminder message.