Our page will signpost you to the latest business advice, support and guidance regarding the coronavirus, available for Businesses and Employers in the Lisburn Castlereagh area. Please check regularly for updates.

For the most up-to-date information in relation to your business needs visit and follow public health advise at

Look out for family, friends and neighbours who are vulnerable.

All updates will be placed on our website, Facebook and Twitter.

Mentor Growth Programme

This council programme can help you tackle the effects of Covid-19 on your business. 

Click here for more information.

If interested please email:

A message from Alderman Allan Ewart MBE, Chairman of the Development Committee

The Council’s Business Solutions Team at the Council are here to support you to access up-to-date information you may require.

If you have any queries please call our dedicated business support helpline on 07715 269688 which is available 9am – 5pm Monday – Friday or alternatively email

The Council's Community Services team is creating a map-enabled directory, with easy to use search & filter functionality, listing a variety of business and voluntary organisations that can assist residents & their families with services such as meals or medicine collection, utility top-ups, phone calls etc. We believe that having this all information accurately and instantly accessible on our website would be of benefit.

If you feel your service would be of benefit or pass this to others who are available to assist. Please note we can only add details of registered businesses and constituted groups. In order to gather the information the team we would encourage you to complete this form.

Thank you for your help - we are all in this together.

Business Information

The Business Solutions Team Ezine is prepared daily and issued across the business community to keep you updated on support grants and schemes in relation to the current COVID-19 situation.

Contact the team on 07715 269688 available 9am – 5pm Monday – Friday or alternatively email if you would like to be added to our distribution list.



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April Ezines

May Ezines


Useful links and contact numbers

Council Business Programmes

In addition, Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council are still providing the Mentor Growth and Digi Growth programmes, which can offer free mentoring and advice for businesses. 

We aim for the programmes to continue without face-to-face contact, rather using the digital methods at our disposal (skype, email etc.).

I would encourage you to fill in the form below to apply for the Mentor Growth Programme, Digi Growth Programme, and join our mailing list for all relevant information regarding Business Support, including grants relating to the coronavirus situation.

Business Support Sign-Up