There are numerous government resources and supports available to the small business sector. Our small business section provides a clear overview of the assistance available for small Irish food, drink and horticulture companies, including bespoke Bord Bia resources.
Bord Bia works with client companies to bring Irelands food, drink and horticulture to the world.
In order to become a Bord Bia client you must meet the following criteria:
1. You must have a turnover exceeding €100,000
2. Your product must be manufactured in the Republic of Ireland
If you meet the above criteria please click through here to fill out a form and an appropriate member of the team will be in touch.
If you do not yet meet the above criteria, the local enterprise office has a range of supports you may be able to avail of. Click here to find your Local Enterprise Office.
Bord Bia’s Learning Zone is now open for registration. The platform provides a space where Bord Bia Small Business clients can enhance and develop skills on topics most important to them and their business.
Bord Bia provide a host of resources for the small Food, Drink & Horticulture industry. Find out which ones can support you.
There are many other state agency supports and services available for individuals and entrepreneurs looking to start a food business in Ireland.
Bord Bia provide support to the Irish food and drink industry. Learn more about upcoming events here.
The Food Incubation Directory, created by Bord Bia, Enterprise Ireland and Teagasc, provides an overview of potential food production facilities in the Republic of Ireland for early stage food and drink companies.