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Supports in County Galway for Business
Are you starting your own business, follow the link below to get information on the organisations that can help you.
Galway - The knowledge & lifestyle location
A vibrant economy provides an opportunity for a County to undertake balanced regional development. Having a robust economy enables us to plan proactively for the future, make good use of resources and address the social inequalities that have been created in the past. Galway County Council has a Strategy for Economic Development that sets out how we intend to ensure continued and sustainable development in order to encourage the generation of wealth, investment and jobs in ways that meet the needs of our citizens.
BUSINESS RESPONSE UNIT (BRU)
To support the needs of the Business Community, Galway County Council has put in place a Business Response Unit (BRU). This is a single point of contact for the business community to link into the County Council. The Business Response Unit provides a range of services for the Business Community which are accessible through this link. BRU
Galway County Council is currently participating in the following EU programmes
- Interreg IVC Programme - GRISI +
- Atlantic Area Programme - Atlantic Power Cluster
- ERDF BMW Gateways and Hubs Development Programme
Forfás Regional Competitiveness Agenda Volume II – Realizing Potential
A report by Forfas on the factors influencing the competitiveness of the West Region and the priority issues that need to be addressed (pdf, 712 kbs, Last Updated: )
Addressing the issues raised in the Forfás Regional Competitiveness Agenda Volume II – Realizing Potential West
A report outlining the measures being taken by local economic development stakeholders to address the priority issues raised in the Forfas Regional Competitiveness report for the West region (doc, 3,189 kbs, Last Updated: )