COVID 19 Support Hub



Innovate UK Smart Grants: April 2022

Funding for game-changing and commercially viable R&D innovation Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, is running another round of their Smart Grants funding programme. The programme provides an opportunity for UK registered organisations to apply for a share of up to £25 million to deliver disruptive research and development (R&D) innovations that […]

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Get a Free Export Health Check

Complete the Export Health Check tool to assess your existing exporting capability Invest Northern Ireland has launched a new Export Health Check Tool which is designed to assess your existing exporting capability. By answering a few short questions you will receive a tailored guide that will give you the tools to develop your own bespoke […]

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New Statutory Payment Rates for 2022-23

New rates for statutory payments in force from April 2022 Employers should be aware that from April 2022 a number of statutory payment rates increase for the 2022-23 financial year. Statutory Maternity, Paternity, Shared Parental and Adoption Pay From 3 April 2022, Statutory Maternity Pay, Statutory Paternity Pay, Statutory Shared Parental Pay and Statutory Adoption […]

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Online Survey Engagement Launched

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council (FODC) has appointed KPMG to assist in preparing a Place Shaping Plan for Omagh. Place Shaping looks at how we can make our communities stronger and more resilient in the future through understanding what we have in terms of assets, ie our buildings, our green spaces, our brownfield sites, our […]

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COVID-19 Digital Selling Capability Grant – third call

The COVID-19 Digital Selling Capability Grant (DSCG) will help established retail and wholesale businesses in Northern Ireland to grow their business online – the third call for applications is now open This third call for applications is open to any small or medium-sized retailer or wholesaler with 5 employees or more. The business must have an existing […]

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Coronavirus: Check if you can claim a grant through the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

If you’re self-employed or a member of a partnership and have been impacted by COVID-19 find out if you can use this scheme to claim a grant Claim the fifth grant if you think that your business profit will be impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19) between 1 May 2021 and 30 September 2021. You’ll need to […]

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Kick Start Programme at Omagh Enterprise

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has recently launched two business support programmes which will offer free business support to a total of 500 businesses throughout the District Council area over the next four years. The Kick Start Programme is now open for businesses to apply and will run until the end of July 2021. The Kick […]

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Kick Start Programme at Omagh Enterprise

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has recently launched two business support programmes which will offer free business support to a total of 500 businesses throughout the District Council area over the next four years. The Kick Start Programme is now open for businesses to apply and will run until the end of July 2021. The Kick […]

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Kick Start Programme at Omagh Enterprise

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has recently launched two business support programmes which will offer free business support to a total of 500 businesses throughout the District Council area over the next four years. The Kick Start Programme is now open for businesses to apply and will run until the end of July 2021. The Kick […]

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So What is a Virtual Address?

Virtual Offices Build your office presence in our virtual office, so you can represent your business in a professional manner and maximise every opportunity. Arrange your new virtual address now with the benefits of mail forwarding and call answering services available. Our virtual office package gives you the flexibility to work remotely and avail of […]

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Meet the Buyer event – Retaissance Live

Retaissance Live – The European Meet The Buyer virtual event will be held on 3-4th November for jewellery, footwear, gift, beauty, garden, homeware and clothing brands, 200 European companies have now registered which include more than 35 buyers from the UK and Europe. More are registering every day. Below is a selection of buyers. Fashion –          John […]

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YYC Imagine It Bootcamp Promotional Information

“The question isn’t who’s going to let me, its who’s going to stop me…”Don’t stop yourself from becoming your own boss this October…  Are you at the early stages of your business, see new opportunities, or need to re-think your business model? Receive invaluable support and be inspired to take the next steps with the Mid […]

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UnLtd – Funding Opportunities now open

Funding and support available now We are excited to announce that funding and support is now on offer for social entrepreneurs based in Northern Ireland. In response to COVID-19, we have boosted our core awards programme for social entrepreneurs in Northern Ireland to ensure that support gets where it is most needed. Get support to start up well and grow […]

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Coronavirus: Claim a Grant Through the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

If you’re self-employed or a member of a partnership and have been adversely affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) use this scheme if you’re eligible to claim the grant.

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Coronavirus: Furlough Scheme Extended Until 31 October 2020

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will continue until 31 October 2020 with workers continuing to receive 80% of their salary up to £2,500 a month.

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Coronavirus: £25,000 Retail, Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Grant

This scheme has been provided to support businesses that are currently experiencing financial hardship, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and have a need for financial relief under the terms and conditions of the Business Support Scheme.

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Coronavirus: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – HMRC Webinar

Support webinar to help employers and employees deal with the economic impacts of COVID-19

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Coronavirus: Companies House Support For Businesses Hit By COVID-19

Support to help businesses avoid being struck off the Companies House register as they deal with the impact of the coronavirus outbreak

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Coronavirus: Business Closures And Restrictions

Measures to fight coronavirus place restrictions on businesses and services

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Coronavirus: Claim For Wages Under The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Claim for 80% of your employee’s wages plus any employer National Insurance and pension contributions, if you have put them on furlough because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

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