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IP Start

Help and advice on intellectual property matters

Intellectual property (IP) is an asset for your business and covers areas such as patents, trademarks and copyrights. This support helps businesses to ensure the validity and protection of their IP. 

Who is it for?

You might be eligible if: 

  • You’re an Enterprise Ireland, a Local Enterprise Office or Údarás na Gaeltachta client
  • You are a small to medium business 
  • Your business actively carries out research and development

Eligibility is subject to terms and conditions.

What do you get?

Eligible costs of a project up to a maximum of €2,160

What can it be used for?

The cost of hiring an external intellectual property expert for support and advice, feasibility studies, an IP Audit and information on patent filing.

Get in touch

If this sounds like the right support for your business, call our dedicated hub for more details on how to apply.

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