You could be eligible right now for a Voucher of up to 2,500 for an E-commerce website under the Local Enterprise Office and National Digital Strategy.

 

Under the updated ‘Online Trading Voucher Scheme’, the Local Enterprise Office now offers assistance to small businesses by providing a grant that covers 90% of the cost for a new e-commerce website, with a maximum of €2,500 funding. The funding aims to help companies during this lockdown period, by encouraging people to move their business online.

In receiving this Voucher, the cost of getting an e-commerce website designed for you will be considerably less than ever before. In only being required to pay 10% of the cost, your business can remain sustainable online with the creation of your very own e-commerce website. Applicants who have previously received an online trading voucher are permitted to apply for a second voucher.

Tradingonlinevoucherlocalenterprise Get Up To €2,500 Funding For A New E-commerce Website With The Online Trading Voucher

What are the requirements for this grant?

The Local Enterprise Office stipulates that in order to be eligible for an ‘Trading Online Voucher’, your business must:

  • Currently have a very limited e-commerce presence or none at all.
  • Have a turnover which is less than two million
  • Have a maximum of ten employees or less.
  • Be officially trading for at least six months.
  • Have your registered business address within the region of the Local Enterprise Office that you’re making an application to.

Remember that this grant is specifically designed for e-commerce websites and not brochure websites, or offline trading platforms. The key element of an e-commerce online trading platform is that a financial transaction is being made to your company online.

How do I apply?

For more information, you can see the official Local Enterprise Office website .

ITM Digital have a great deal of experience in assisting companies on how and where to apply for Local Enterprise grants in the past. We also have a great deal of experience in designing high-functioning, result-driven e-commerce websites for businesses throughout Kildare.

Contact us today at 045 409984