Waterford LEO

The Waterford Local Enterprise Office aims to promote entrepreneurship, foster business start-ups and develop existing micro and small businesses to drive job creation and to provide accessible high quality supports for your Business ideas.

It is the First Stop Shop for anyone seeking information, in Waterford City and County, on supports when starting or growing a business. The LEO works with both startups and existing businesses looking to expand. Anyone with a business idea or who already has an established business that is looking for information, advice, referral to other supports, guidance on developing/growing your business or may need training, mentoring or financial assistance (subject to certain criteria) is welcome to contact us. 

The Student Enterprises

All businesses and students are taking part in the Student Enterprise Programme, an initiative of the Local Enterprise Offices.


Find a business or product you like by searching via the industry which interests you most.


If you are interested in a particular school’s entries, you can also search by school.


Waterford LEO

The Local Enterprise Office Waterford has been running the Student Enterprise Programme for over 20 years. It is an integral and successful part of the services offered by the Office in Waterford.

WSE Programme

The Student Enterprise Programme, an initiative run by the Network of Local Enterprise Offices, is Ireland’s largest and most successful student enterprise programme with over 29,000 second level students taking part each year.

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