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Latest News - July 2022

Flexibility Innovation Programme

Support for innovative solutions to enable large-scale widespread electricity system flexibility

Sales Academy Programme for Fermanagh and Omagh

Sales Academy provides practical assistance to small businesses in the council area to explore new sales opportunities

Breaking Boundaries workshops for Belfast entrepreneurs

These workshops will provide tips to entrepreneurs on setting goals, speaking up and bouncing back

SBRI: Mental Health Innovation Challenge

Organisations can apply for a share of up to £630,000 to develop disruptive innovative solutions for mental health services

Farming Futures R&D Fund opens

Fund aiming to help increase domestic production of healthy and sustainable protein is now open for applications

Employer webinars from the Equality Commission: August to December 2022

Webinars taking place from August to December 2022 to help employers understand and meet their obligations on equality in the workplace

Tax checks on taxi licences to be extended to Northern Ireland

Affected individuals will need to complete a tax check when applying to renew licences from April 2023

Ulster University Graduate Employer Survey

Employers asked to help shape campus-based and digital learning experiences to improve student and graduate success, and economic recovery

Inbound Investors 2022

Register for the opportunity to pitch to a number of notable UK investors in a single day

Tourism plan for Fermanagh Lakelands and Omagh and the Sperrins consultation

Feedback sought on ten year roadmap to improving tourism and the visitor experience across local visitor destinations

Place Shaping Plan for Omagh consultation

Businesses asked to share your aspirations, direction and proposals for the future of Omagh

Help to Grow: Digital scheme

Get free advice on digital technology and access discounts of up to 50 per cent towards the cost of buying approved software

Coronavirus: New Apprenticeship Incentive Scheme

The New Apprenticeships Incentive Scheme available to all employers to support the recruitment of new apprentices

Coronavirus: Apprenticeship Return, Retain and Result Scheme

The RRR scheme will provide incentive payments to employers to support the return, retention and result for apprentices

Coronavirus: Apprenticeship Recovery Package

Financial support for local businesses to help the apprenticeship system respond to the impact of the COVID-19 crisis

Managing fishing quota in 2023 and beyond consultation

Fishing industry views sought on options for future distribution of additional fishing quota from 2023 onwards

Marine Litter Capital Grants 2022

Funding available to support organisations to purchase items to prevent litter and plastic pollution from entering the marine environment

Domestic maritime decarbonisation consultation

Views sought on routes to net zero and how best to accelerate decarbonisation in the domestic maritime sector

Consultation on revocation of EU GoOs and Combined Heat and Power GoOs

Views sought from local stakeholders on how the revocation of EU GoOs and Combined Heat and Power GoOs will affect Northern Ireland

Consultation on ending new non-zero emission L-category vehicles sales

Views sought on proposals to end new non-zero emission L-category vehicles sales by 2035, and 2030 for other specified vehicles

REACH compliance campaign launched

Business awareness and compliance campaign to highlight chemical hazards and how to manage their risks

Causeway Coast and Glens Tourism Industry Training survey

Views sought on future council-delivered tourism training for businesses in the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council area