Welcome to NMD Business

We empower ambitious entrepreneurs across the district to launch and develop existing Newry, Mourne and Down businesses and attract investment into our Council area.

Newry, Mourne and Down District Council’s Economic Development Team are the first point of contact to support local micro, small and large scale businesses, offering a range of expertise and advice.

Working closely with our delivery agencies and partners, we can direct you to the most appropriate source to help your business to launch, develop and succeed.

Contact us for advice and support in any of the following areas:

  • Business start-up– Information for business start-ups in the Newry, Mourne and Down District area through the NI Enterprise Support Service.
  • Business support– Guidance for your business on a broad range of topics facilitated by the NI Enterprise Support Service.
  • Skills development– Developing local businesses to meet their current and future skills and training needs.
  • Funding information– Access to a range of funding and finance options for your business at start-up and growth stages.
  • Signposting– To our external business support agencies and partners.
  • Liaising with Council– Help sourcing information on Council services, including Planning and Regulatory Services.

For more information on how the Economic Development team can help your business

please contact us on business@nmandd.org or tel. 0330 137 4000

Business Newsletter

Sign up for our E-newsletters and stay connected with regular updates about business programmes and opportunities for your business. Hear about our latest funding opportunities, news, events, campaigns, and other activities here.


Download our latest publication ‘Newry, Mourne and Down-A Place to Invest, Live and Work’.

Newry, Mourne and Down
A Place to Invest, Live and Work.