Derry City and Strabane business support



Derry City and Strabane District Council is located in the north west of Northern Ireland. The area has modern infrastructure, a major airport and port, and has direct road access to the European Union, which makes it attractive for new or growing businesses.

The main urban centres in the council area are:

  • Derry City
  • Strabane

This guide is for businesses who are thinking about starting up or expanding in the Derry City and Strabane District Council area. It includes an economic profile of the area and details of business advice and support.

Free business start-up support

Access free start-up business support from Derry City and Strabane District Council. They will organise one-to-one mentoring sessions with your local business adviser and provide tailored guidance to develop your business plan.

Complete a short enquiry form or call 0800 027 0639 to register for this free advice and guidance.

  • Start a business Helpline
    0800 027 0639