Environmental Grants

ECOS guides our clients through successful environmental grant applications. Environmental grants are an excellent tool for businesses to utilise as they grow and evolve to meet new challenges and opportunities. There are a number of grant options available, depending on the needs and objectives of your business.

Climate Action Voucher, Green Start, Green Plus, and Strategic Consultancy, are four such grants. The grants are available to qualifying businesses through Local Enterprise Office (LEO), Údarás na Gaeltachta, IDA and Enterprise Ireland.

Climate Action Voucher

Eligible cost element: service provider technical and advisory costs (2 days @ €900/day).

Assignment period: over 6 weeks 


GreenStart provides an introduction to environmental best practice and helps in the preparation of a formalised environmental management structure. GreenStart is open to small and medium companies that are clients of Enterprise Ireland or IDA. Eligible companies can receive up to 80% funding.

Green Plus

The Green Plus grant is designed to assist company managers develop a high level of environmental management capabilities and apply international best practices such as ISO 14001, ISO 50001 and ISO 14064. Clients are typically eligible for 50% funding.

Strategic Consultancy

If you would like to know more about environmental grants for your business and information on how to apply, contact ECOS