Receive financial assistance of up to €2,500 along with training and advice to help your business trade online. AND receive an additional 10% discount from Doodle Creative for qualifying applications, to give you a total of up to 60% off!
We have supported many companies with their application successfully and would love to use our experience to support you through the application process.
Who is eligible for the vouchers
The vouchers are targeted at businesses that have a limited online trading presence
Applicants must be
registered and trading
for minimum of 6 months
Turnover less than
What can you use an online trading voucher for?
The Online Trading Vouchers can be used for the development or upgrade of an e-commerce website such as implementing online payments or booking systems.
Other uses includes purchase of internet-related software, online advertising & development of an app.
Online Trading Vouchers can also be used for implementing a digital marketing strategy (eg. Social media marketing), consultation with ICT experts for early stage adopters of online strategy, training/skills development specifically to establish and manage an online trading activity.
Full details available at:localenterprise.ie
Under the trading online voucher scheme
Increase in sales
An increase in customer enquiries
To support small Irish businesses to enhance their online trading presence, Trading Online Vouchers to the value of €2,500 (up to a maximum of 50% of the total cost) are now available to businesses through a programme under the Government’s National Digital Strategy and delivered through the Local Enterprise Offices.
With the trend ever increasing towards online spending it is estimated that only 23% of small Irish businesses are engaged in any meaningful way in eCommerce sales. It is now believed that of online purchases made in Ireland that 70% of these are done in overseas markets.
It is based on matched-funding, where the maximum amount payable is either €2,500 or 50% of the eligible cost (whichever is the lesser). Doodle are also offering an additional 10% off the overall cost for qualifying applications.
Vouchers cannot be used for:
Development of brochure websites
Purchase of non-internet related software
Anything other than online trading related activity