Additional Government Resources

Department of Finance

Government outlines further measures to support businesses impacted by COVID-19 – 2 May

Minister for Finance’s Formal Determination on the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme – 16 April

Minister Donohoe announces update to the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme – 15 April

Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection (DEASP)

Minister Doherty announces Pandemic Unemployment Payment to continue until 10 August 2020 – 5 June

COVID-19 Information for Employers and Employees

Part 7 of the Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (Covid-19) Act 2020: Temporary Wage Subsidy Provisions – 27 March

General information on the Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme   - 24 March

COVID-19 Information for Employers – 24 March

Workers who are laid off temporarily (COVID-19) – 24 March

Government announces new COVID-19 Income Support Scheme – 24 March

Ongoing updates on the Irish Government’s response to COVID - 19

Minister Donohoe’s announcement of measures relating to bank borrowings – 18 March

Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection (DEASP)

COVID-19 Income Supports Employer & Employee Guidance – 1 April

Latest updates on COVID-19 from DEASP

Minister Doherty announces plans to allow employers to top up State payments – 20 March

COVID-19 Employer Refund Scheme

Summary of income supports

Short-Term Work Support

Department of Business Enterprise and Innovation (DBEI)

Minister Humphreys announces expansion of COVID-19 Loan Fund and Future Growth Loan Scheme – 1 June

Government supports for COVID-19 impacted businesses

Minister Humphreys announces Major Expansion of Business Supports for SMEs – 8 April

New Business Continuity Voucher goes live through Local Enterprise Offices – 26 March

Six-month moratorium on interest and repayments on new Microfinance Ireland COVID-19 loan – 21 March

Practical steps for businesses impacted by COVID-19

Business Continuity Planning: Checklist of preparatory actions in responding to COVID-19– 13 March

Minster Humphrey’s announcement of a package of supports for businesses affected by COVID-19 – 10 March

COVID-19 Business Loans up to €50,000 for micro-businesses  

Local Enterprise Ireland COVID-19 assistance

Financial supports available through the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland

Companies Registration Office

Update regarding annual filing of returns for companies - 19 March