Galway City Council recognises the importance of the role that business plays in the economy and is committed to the delivery of key activities that assist businesses on a daily basis. The Economic Development Unit which is an initiative of the Community & Enterprise department:
Is responsible for the economic development role of Galway City Council in promoting Galway City as a place to invest, work and do business.
Seeks to create the right conditions for strong economic activity across the City and to increase Galway's global competitiveness by collaborating with a range of key agencies in both the public and private sectors.
Provides information on and co-ordinates access to a range of Galway City Council services that are required for setting up or growing a business - from small to large-scale businesses.