Business support finder

Business schemes available - 170
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Northern Ireland Advanced Composites and Engineering Centre

Support for businesses to co-locate with academic staff from the Ulster University and Queen’s University Belfast to work collaboratively to develop innovative technology solutions.

Invest Northern Ireland
ICT Advisory Services

Tailored ICT advice for businesses with the aim of improving efficiency, reducing costs and exploiting export markets through online selling.

Invest Northern Ireland
Industrial Symbiosis Service

Advice on how one business's waste or excess resources can be used by other businesses. Practitioners work with businesses providing advice, support and guidance on resource efficiency, legislation and waste management.

Invest Northern Ireland
Property searches and assistance

Search an online database of private and public sector properties. Bespoke searches and property visits are available for qualifying businesses, both Invest NI customers and potential investors. In certain circumstances financial assistance may be made available to help these customers with elements of the cost of the construction of their properties.

Invest Northern Ireland
Resource Efficiency Advice and Technical Consultancy Service

Impartial advice and information to help the wider business community achieve operational cost savings in energy, water, waste and raw materials, and which will increase turnover in sustainable energy supply chains.

Invest Northern Ireland
SC21 Aerospace Supply Chain Programme

SC21 is a change programme designed to accelerate the competitiveness of the aerospace and defence industry by raising the performance of its supply chains. Key focus elements include business excellence, process excellence, customer/supplier relationship development and continuous improvement.

Invest Northern Ireland
Employers Online

Vacancy advertising website where employers can manage their recruitment online for free.

Department for Communities (DfC)
Employer Engagement

Free support for employers, including a dedicated person assigned to the employer, job vacancy and advertising management.

Department for Communities (DfC)
Work Ready West

Employment and training programme to assist long term unemployed in the Fermanagh & Omagh District Council area develop pathways into employment. Businesses are invited to provide a work placement which will be funded by The Executive Office.

The Executive Office
Economic Development Small Grants Programme

Annual grant programme offering up to £2,000 to 10 organisations based within the Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council area to assist with projects that have clear economic objectives and include areas such as organisational development, job creation, business growth and increased revenue generation.

Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council