OPTIMAL Programme


Tailored and specialist business support for micro and small enterprises to support the development of a more prosperous economy within the Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council area.

Eligibility criteria: 

To access support from the programme, your business must be based within the area of Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council and have the potential to create at least one job in 24 months.

Additional information: 

OPTIMAL (Outstanding Performance Through Individual Mentoring And Leadership) is Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council’s principal business support and growth programme.  Programme participants can avail of either one and a half days, three days or five days of free mentoring support.

Support organisation: 
Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council
Craig Mullan
028 9034 0052