OLDC aims to support the development of enterprise throughout County Offaly. The Rural Development Programme offers funding and other supports to assist individuals or organisations in developing an enterprise.

If you are contemplating starting your own business, you may be eligible to take part in our Business Development Programme.

Or perhaps you would like to avail of some business coaching or business mentoring sessions to assist you to get a clearer picture of how you might progress your business idea and to identify the obstacles that might get in the way of making it a success. Assistance is also provided with putting your ideas into a structured business plan and answering the questions that need answering.


If the supports that we offer do not meet your needs, we will be glad to refer you to other support agencies that may be able to assist you. 

Contact us for further information on any of these supports.

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