COVID-19: There have been some changes to Council services. For up to date information on Council services and community & business support available during this time, please follow this link: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information, Advice & Council services
COVID-19 – Free Business Support Programmes
During Covid-19 lockdown, Fermanagh and Omagh District Council is providing advice, mentoring and signposting for businesses and entrepreneurs within the district.
Business support programmes
Our existing programmes are available online and provided 1-1, free of charge.
NI Business Start Up Programme
Kick Start Programme
Advancing Business Growth Programme
Tender for Success Programme
Digital Support Programme
Tourism Excellence Programme
Social Economy Programme
– Introduction to Facebook for your Tourism Business – Wed 20 May, 10.30am – register here
– Advanced Social Media & Advertising for your Tourism Business – Wed 27 May, 10.30am – register here
– Instagram for Retail Businesses – Mon 1 June, 10.30am – register here
– Instagram for your Tourism Business – Wed 3 June, 10.30am – register here
Register with us so that we can identify the support you need and a package of mentoring advice that is most beneficial to you at this time.
Tourism Development Team: firstname.lastname@example.org
Supporting Business and Employment
Fermanagh and Omagh District Council is to the forefront of providing free assistance to local businesses throughout the district through a myriad of support programmes and other assistance.
- To register your interest for FREE Business Support click here.
- To register on the Economic Development database for regular updates on workshops and events click here.
- To read more about the free Business Support Programmes click here.
Considerable European Funding from the ERDF Investment for Growth and Jobs Fund has been secured to run five programmes which will provide business support and advice to hundreds of local businesses until March 2023.
• Go For It (11 Council Northern Ireland Business Start Up Programme)
• Kick Start Programme
• Advancing Business Growth Programme
• Tender for Success Programme
• Digital Support Programme
As well as the suite of support offered through the EU funded programmes the Council offers a vast array of other free support and initiatives to assist our local business base including –
• First Stop Shop
• Social Economy Programme
• Tourism Excellence Programme
• Website Development Programme
• Monthly workshops, Conferences & Seminars
• Youth Entrepreneur Programme
• Women in Enterprise Challenge 2018 – 2021
• Enterprise Week