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  • Latest Government COVID-19 response

    For further information and advice:

    Contact your Local Fáilte Ireland Representative; or email; or Lo Call 1800-242 473 (Mon-Fri 09:00–17:00 hrs)

    COVID-19 update

    Fáilte Ireland is working closely with Government as the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation rapidly unfolds.

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    Our resources

    Our series of webinars will take you through practical advice from leading industry experts in critical areas like business liquidity, HR, how to manage temporary closures and more.

    See the first suite of videos

    Support Hub: Managing business in unprecedented times

    In response to the COVID-19 crisis and the impact it is having on the tourism sector, we are targeting our business supports to respond to the most urgent challenges and threats tourism businesses are now facing. All of these supports can be accessed here.
    They will include:

    • Expert advice on managing business liquidity and cost containment;

    • Information on accessing financial assistance and managing HR risk;

    • Step-by-step guides on how to manage temporary business closure, temporary lay-offs and redundancies, if required;

    • Guidance on managing further revenue shocks and jumpstarting sales for recovery;

    • Information on accessing Government supports;

    • Practical operational guidance for businesses on steps they can take to help ensure the health and safety of their staff and visitors.

    This customised support hub will assist you and your team to navigate your business through these extremely challenging times and will be continuously updated as the COVID-19 pandemic evolves.

    Fáilte Ireland will focus all of our resources in helping to rebuild the industry and the vital contributions it makes to Irish society.

    Guidance on Operation of the Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme

    This document from Revenue describes the operation of the Transitional phase of the Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme and includes and FAQ on the scheme.
    Download the Guidance on Operation of Temporary Covid-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme.