Zero Carlow companies have availed of Brexit readiness vouchers

In Dublin, 31 vouchers were availed of to the value of €62,000

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Three Brexit vouchers to the value of €6,000 were availed of in Kilkenny

Fianna Fáil's Billy Kelleher asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation for the number of Brexit readiness vouchers from InterTradeIreland that have been availed of since being established by county; and the total value of such vouchers.

The figures published by Minister Heather Humphreys revealed that zero Carlow companies have availed of the Brexit vouchers.

As part of its Brexit Advisory Service, InterTrade Ireland offers vouchers which enable companies to get professional advice in relation to Brexit matters. 

This support can help businesses obtain advice on specific issues such as tariffs, currency management, regulatory and customs issues and movement of labour, good and services.

InterTrade Ireland offers 100% financial support up to £2000/€2000 (inclusive of VAT) towards this professional advice in relation to Brexit matters.

To date 281 "Brexit Start to Plan" vouchers from InterTrade Ireland have been approved and there are another 135 pending.

A total of 3,016 companies have availed of the various elements of the Brexit Advisory Service to date.