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COVID-19 Restart Grant from your Local Authority

The new €250m Restart Grant provides direct grant aid to micro and small businesses to help with the costs associated with reopening and reemploying workers following COVID-19 closures.

Your guide to the Restart Grant

How to apply

The application form for the Restart Grant is available on your local authority website. The grant is the equivalent to the rates bill of your business in 2019, with a minimum payment of €2,000 and a maximum payment of €10,000.

Apply for your Restart Grant through your Local Authority website

Local AuthorityLink
Carlow County Councilcarlow.ie > restart grant
Cavan County Councilcavancoco.ie > restart grant
Clare County Councilclarecoco.ie > restart grant
Cork City Councilcorkcity.ie > restart grant
Cork County Councilcorkcoco.ie > restart grant
Donegal County Councildonegalcoco.ie > restart grant
Dublin City Councildublincity.ie > restart grant
Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Councildlrcoco.ie > restart grant
Fingal County Councilfingal.ie > restart grant
Galway City Councilgalwaycity.ie > restart grant
Galway County Councilgalwaycoco.ie > restart grant
Kerry County Councilkerrycoco.ie > restart grant
Kildare County Councilkildare.ie > restart grant
Kilkenny County Councilkilkennycoco.ie > restart grant
Laois County Councillaois.ie > restart grant
Leitrim County Councilleitrimcoco.ie > restart grant
Limerick City and County Councillimerick.ie > restart grant
Longford County Councillongfordcoco.ie > restart grant
Louth County Councillouthcoco.ie > restart grant
Mayo County Councilmayo.ie > restart grant
Meath County Councilmeath.ie > restart grant
Monaghan County Councilmonaghan.ie > restart grant
Offaly County Counciloffaly.ie > restart grant
Roscommon County Councilroscommoncoco.ie > restart grant
Sligo County Councilsligococo.ie > restart grant
South Dublin County Councilsouthdublin.ie > restart grant
Tipperary County Counciltipperarycoco.ie > restart grant
Waterford City and County Councilwaterfordcouncil.ie > restart grant
Westmeath County Councilwestmeathcoco.ie > restart grant
Wexford County Councilwexfordcoco.ie > restart grant
Wicklow County Councilwicklow.ie > restart grant

For more COVID-19 business supports visit dbei.gov.ie/coronavirus.

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