Business and Economic Development


The newly formed Business Support Unit (BSU) is dedicated to creating a business-friendly environment within County Laois in order to attract inward investment.

 Whether your company is re-locating, expanding or just being established, the BSU can guide and facilitate you at each step of doing business in Laois.

With excellent connectivity, a skilled workforce, available workspaces and supports, Laois provides the ideal location for your business to grow and prosper.

 A comprehensive range of support services are provided by the BSU designed to meet your business needs and ensure commercial success.

The BSU seeks to help develop a strong and thriving local economy in a strategic manner.

Our Business Supports include: 

For queries in relation to doing business in Laois, please contact the Business Support Unit who are ready to assist you:


Denise Rainey

Business Development Officer


T: 057 5866 4103

M: 086 847 8631


Fergal O’Leary

Business Support Officer