Newry, Mourne and Down business support



Newry, Mourne and Down District Council is located in the south east of Northern Ireland. The area has modern road, rail and port infrastructure, and is on the Belfast-Dublin economic corridor with direct access to the European Union, which makes it attractive for new or growing businesses.

The main urban centres in the council area are:

  • Ballynahinch
  • Downpatrick
  • Kilkeel
  • Newcastle
  • Newry City
  • Warrenpoint

This guide is for businesses who are thinking about starting up or expanding in the Newry, Mourne and Down 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 Newry, Mourne and Down 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