County Carlow Chamber is committed to helping you and your business deal with the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Updates are sent on a regular basis directly to members to keep them informed and this page will host a range of information to assist you in responding and keeping updated on the crisis and business reactions.

Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Brian at the Chamber directly on

Chamber & Government Updates

Chambers Ireland COVID-19 Information for Businesses

Chambers Ireland COVID-19 Business Community Survey Report – Published 9th April

EU Member States Responses to COVID-19 (as at 17th April)

Chambers Ireland COVID-19 Business Impact Survey – Published 24th March

Position Paper on Short Term Recommendations to Support Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 

Government of Ireland – Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business

Government of Ireland – Overview of Reopening Phases (Commencing May 18th)

Department of Business Enterprise & Innovation – Return to Work Safety Protocol

The Chamber have converted the adapted the Return to Work Safety Protocol into an Action Plan (excel format), allowing businesses to utilise it as a working document as they make and implement the necessary changes.

Details of Restart Grant for Small Businesses

Revenue Document with full details and assistance in relation to the Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme

Guidance on employer eligibility and supporting proofs for the Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme

Failte Ireland Guidelines for Reopening Cafes and Restaurants

NSAI Guides including

Supports for Business

Business & HR Resources