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Government support for entrepreneurs

The Republic of Ireland – Information and Supports for Business

Are you thinking about doing business in the Republic of Ireland? If so, the Irish Point of Single ContactExternal link (PSC) website is here to help. The Point of Single Contact provides information on the process for setting up a business in Ireland, along with details of the various Governmental supports available to business.

Establishing a Business

The Irish PSC provides general information on establishing a business in IrelandExternal link, along with detailed information on sector specific requirementsExternal link. The PSC also hosts a popular advice section, news of upcoming business orientated events and links to all relevant national authorities. The PSC team is also available to assist you with any queries you may have – contact us by email at info@pointofsinglecontact.ieExternal link.

Supports for Business

The Irish PSC also provides an overview of the Governmental supports available to businessExternal link. There are a range of supports available to business through a variety of Government Agencies and the PSC will assist you in identifying any supports you may be in a position to avail of.

PSCs as Single Digital Gateway frontrunners

The Irish Point of Single Contact (PSC) portal serves the objective of the European Union (EU) to improve the internal market via a Single Digital Gateway (SDG). As a PSC, offers EU citizens centralised access to business information in the Republic of Ireland in a non-discriminatory way. It also links to online business procedures and assistance. PSCs work together through the EUGO network. See the European Commission websiteExternal link for more information about the EUGO network.