Trading online voucher
I have helped many small businesses apply for the LEO Online Trading Voucher and I can help you too. Just get in touch with me now to learn more about what’s involved in availing €2500 of the Grant and I can help you through the process.
Online Trading Online Voucher summery
As of April 2020, the following changes are now in place:
For applications received after 7th April 2020, applicants are eligible to claim up to 90% of funding (up from 50%) up to a maximum of €2500
It is now possible for businesses to claim two Trading Online Vouchers (previously it was capped at one TOV per business)
The Trading Online Voucher Programme
This is supported by the Department of Communications, Energy & Natural Resources through the National Digital Strategy.
If you are approved, and invest in specific works for your website, the LEO will allocate 90% of the funds invested, up to €2,500, upon completion of the work, and after receipts are submitted.
- The development or upgrade of an e-commerce website, like adding systems for online payments or online bookings
Internet related software
- Online advertising
- The development of an app
- The adoption and implementation of a digital marketing strategy;
- Consultation with ICT expert
- Training and skills development specifically to manage your online shop
- Photography for the website
To qualify you must
Be trading for at least 6 months
Have 10 employees or fewer
Less than €2m turnover
Attend an online TOV Training Seminar with your Local Enterprise Office Please click here to book a place
Have a limited existing online trading presence
Vouchers will be available to a maximum value of €2,500 or 90% eligible expenditure (exclusive of VAT), whichever is the lesser
Voucher approval must be gained prior to incurring any expense
Own labour is not an eligible expense
Third party costs only will be considered
All third party/supplier invoices must contain proper business details (e.g. Tax and Business Registration details)
It is mandatory for applicants to attend an online TOV information seminar prior to submitting an application
Read the terms and conditions
With your application, you will need to submit three quotes for work
Your next step, contact me
My experience of the Online Trading Grant and the Local Enterprise Board has been very positive and the recent changes to the Grant has made it very attractive and exciting for SME’s. Please get in touch to see if you are eligible, if you have any queries, I can help you apply for the Grant. I have a number of years experience in assisting clients in this area. I can help you with the small details, reduce time delays and give you the best advice that is applicable for your business.